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Soul Welcome All-Arena Wide Receiver

June 14, 2017 (Photo Credit: Cleveland Gladiators)
WR/KR Larry Beavers Joins Soul Roster

  PHILADELPHIA – The 2016 ArenaBowl Champion Philadelphia Soul announced that WR Larry Beavers (5’11, 175, Wesley College) has joined the 2017 roster.  This will be Beavers’ sixth season in the Arena Football League and first with the Soul.

“I am excited to have Larry on our roster for the remainder of the season,” said Soul head coach Clint Dolezel.  “He is great wide receiver and will be a welcome addition to our strong receiving core.”

Beavers joins the Soul after a successful season with the Cleveland Gladiators in 2016.  With the Gladiators, he tallied 50 receptions for 703 yards and eight touchdowns.  He was awarded Second Team All-Arena in both 2016 and 2014 for kick returning after recording 220 returns for 3,999 yards and eight touchdowns. In his five years of Arena Football, he has totaled 165 receptions for 2,189 yards and 28 touchdowns.


The 2016 World Champion Philadelphia Soul are in their 12th season in the Arena Football League.  In the first 11 seasons, the Soul have won four Division Championships, four Conference Championships and two World Championships.  Since the inaugural season in 2004, the Soul are the winningest professional sports team in Philadelphia.  Season memberships and Group tickets for the Soul’s upcoming 2017 season are on sale now.  For tickets, contact the Soul sales department at (215) 253-4900 ext. 3, or request contact from a Soul representative by filling out the form on Follow the Soul on Facebook at and Twitter at