Sockers announce partnership with Frontwave Credit Union

Frontwave to become official credit union of the San Diego Sockers

SAN DIEGO, . (December 10, 2021) — The San Diego Sockers are excited and proud to welcome Frontwave Credit Union as the Official Credit Union of the Sockers, and a primary sponsor for the club during the 2021-22 Major Arena Soccer League (MASL) season. Making their first appearance associated with a MASL club, Frontwave joins Kaiser Permanente, Olympus Movement Performance, and LA Fitness as logoed kit sponsors on the Sockers’ 2021-22 defending Ron Newman Cup champion kits.

“We’re always looking to partner with dynamic performers in the business sector, and Frontwave stands out as a rising force in San Diego County,” said Sockers director of corporate partnerships Shane Brown, “We are excited to begin what we expect will be a long and fruitful relationship with Frontwave Credit Union for years to come!”

In addition to media assets and in-arena announcements, Frontwave’s logo will appear on the back of every one of the Sockers’ jersey tops: home, road, and retro. In addition, Frontwave’s logo will be one of two to appear on the Sockers’ home floor at Pechanga Arena San Diego, alongside presenting sponsor Kaiser Permanente.

“We’re thrilled to partner with the San Diego Sockers, who share our passion for being a positive force within the community,” said Frontwave President/CEO Bill Birnie. “This is a great opportunity to support a high-performing organization with a like-minded focus on excellence and integrity. We look forward to an exciting season together!”

Frontwave will make its debut on the Sockers’ kits during their season opener on Saturday, December 11 at Tacoma, a 7pm kickoff on MASL TV on YouTube. The Sockers return to San Diego for their home opener on Sunday, December 19 at 5pm against Chihuahua Savage. Tickets, both season and single-game, are available online at, or via phone without fees at (866) 799-GOAL.

About Frontwave Credit Union

Frontwave Credit Union is a member-owned not-for-profit financial institution serving San Diego, Riverside, and San Bernardino Counties. Frontwave Credit Union provides a portfolio of financial products and services including checking and savings accounts, auto loans, mortgage loans, credit cards, home equity loans, and financial planning. Forged in 1952 as Camp Pendleton Federal Credit Union in Oceanside, California, Frontwave has grown from 8 civil service employee members and $40 in assets to over 125,000 members and nearly $1.4 billion in assets. Frontwave Credit Union has been named San Diego’s Best Credit Union and Morongo Basin’s Best Bank three years running, has been honored with the Department of the Navy’s Distinguished Credit Union of the Year Award six times in the last eight years, and is continuously recognized as a best place to work. Frontwave is a ten-time recipient of the Peter Barron Stark Award for Workplace Excellence, most recently in 2022. To learn more, visit <> .

About the Sockers

The San Diego Sockers are the winningest franchise in the history of the sport of indoor soccer, having claimed 15 championships across the NASL,MISL, PASL and MASL. Home games are played at Pechanga Arena San Diego. More information on the club is available online at



Jennifer Topzand, Vice President of Marketing
Frontwave Credit Union


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