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Ultimate disc flying high in Madison, nationwide

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MADISON (WKOW) - Ultimate disc is said to be one of the fasted growing sports in the United States. It's growing in Madison as well. The Madison Radicals of the American Ultimate Disc League is in the midst of their second season. The Radicals finished league runners-up in 2013 and currently lead the AUDL standings. The Radicals also have quite the following at Breese Stevens Field in Madison. According to Radicals head coach Tim Debyl, the team has drawn at least 550 people in each of its home games during their first couple of seasons.

Fans are also watching on the internet, as the AUDL and ESPN signed an agreement to have league games broadcast on ESPN3. This season one game a week, during the 14 week season, will be streamed online in addition to the postseason.

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