Remillard named Force president

DULUTH -- The Georgia Force named Corey Remillard as its new president in a statement released Tuesday.

Remillard joins the Arena Football League team's front office after spending the last six years with D1, a state-of-the-art training facility with facilities in Knoxville, Tenn., and Huntsville, Ala., that providesathleteswith custom sports training programs, expert coaching, and the latest in sports therapy, where he was regional director of operations, overseeing eight D1 locations across the country.

"I feel very blessed to become a part of the Georgia Force. Our goal is to create an organization that this community can take pride in," says Remillard.

The Force open their second season back at the Arena at Gwinnett Center on March 12, when they play host the Cleveland Gladiators in the first of nine home games.