The American West Football Conference was formed last September 2018 to take on the west coast void in professional indoor football. Currently indoor football is predominately in the mid-west, south and east coast. The AWFC will bring professional football back to the west coast this weekend.

The American West Football Conference inaugural season begins tomorrow in Nampa, Idaho and Reno, Nevada. Here is the week 1 preview of the teams:

Idaho Horsemen (0-0)

Head Coach: Chris Reynolds (1st year)

Arena: Ford Idaho Center

Location: Nampa, Idaho

Players to Watch: QB, Hayden Wright; WR, Cameron Hale; LB, Armand Nance; DL, Wyatt Johnson

Wenatchee Valley Skyhawks (0-0)

Head Coach: Keith Evens (1st year)

Arena: Town Toyota Center

Location: Wenatchee, Washington

Players to Watch: RB, Chris Lamar; QB, Dominick Hobdy; DE, Gabriel Collins; DB, EJ Armstrong

Tri-Cities Fire (0-0)

Head Coach: Warren Reynolds (1st year)

Arena: Toyota Center

Location: Kennewick, Washington

Players to Watch: LB, Kris Welch; DB, Mark Allen; WR, Ktron Barquet; RB, Keithon Flemming

Reno Express (0-0)

Head Coach: Anthony Bartley (1st year)

Arena: Reno Events Center

Location: Reno, Nevada

Players to Watch: QB, T.J. Oates; WR, Trea' Vonni Page; WR, Jeremiah Oates; LB, DeAndre Boughton

Top Left: Dominick Hobdy; Top Right: Jeremiah Oates; Bottom Left: Armand Nance; Bottom Right: Keithon Flemming

Photo courtesy of: Ryan Dorgan