Itís womenís football, but this sport isnít too girly. Well, except for maybe their pink and blue uniforms.

The Corpus Christi Mermaids are beginning their 2012 season with their home opener at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Richard M. Borchard Pavilion Arena in Robstown. The Mermaids are taking on the Texas Cowgirls from San Antonio..

The Mermaids compete in the Suger N. Spice Football League.