Today the True Blue Weekend planning committee revealed the eight Jamaican Alumni teams playing in the True Blue/Dennis Ziadie Over-40 Soccer Tournament on March 22nd, 2014 in Miramar, Florida, The 8 Teams are: Calabar , Excelsior , Kingston College , Kingston Technical High , Manchester High School , Wolmer’s , St. George’s College and Jamaica College.
The soccer tournament is a part of True Blue Weekend 2014 and is sponsored by the following companies: The Law Offices of Dahlia A. Walker, P.A., Faurit Links Towing & Transportation, Grace Kennedy Remittance Services Limited/Western Union, Dr. Smiths Orthodontic Services Inc., Jamaica National Building, Caribbean Ocean Logistics, Goldson Spine Rehabilitation Center and Accurate Air Conditioning.
The True Blue weekend is an expansion from the annual Ziadie Cup soccer match between The St. George’s College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc. and The Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc. The annual match is in memory of Dennis Ziadie, who coached both schools to Manning Cup victories. This year will mark the 26th year of the death of Dennis Ziadie in a car crash in Mexico at the 1986 World Cup. Last year’s match drew over 1500 spectators and supporters.
The True Blue 2014 weekend dates, events & locations:
What: True Blue Party with DJ Squeeze
When: March 21st, 2014
Time: 7:00 pm – 3:00 am
Where: Miramar Cultural Center-Artspark, 2400 Civic Center Place, Miramar, FL 33025
Admission: $20.00 (Tickets are $25 at the door) – Purchase tickets NOW!!!
What: True Blue Soccer Fest
–The 10th Annual Ziadie Cup Soccer Match (JC vs. STGC)
– Alumni Over-40 True Blue Alumni 6v6 Soccer Tournament
– All Girls/Co-Ed Girls Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off
When: March 22nd, 2014
Where: Vizcaya Park
14200 SW 55th St. Miramar, FL 33027
Time: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
What: Dennis Ziadie Awards Brunch
When:Sunday – March 23th, 2014
Where: Riviera Isles Club House
5055 Southwest 171st Avenue
Miramar, FL 33027
Time: 11:00 am