One year after winning the $100 cash donation for their school, the Queens High School Alumni Association will return to defend their title as the champions of the All Girls Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off. The event is sponsored by Grace Kennedy Remittance Services/ Western Union and will take place in Miramar, Florida at the 6th Annual True Blue Weekend/Dennis Ziadie Cup Football Match on Saturday, April 17th, 2010.
The annual soccer match is in memory of Dennis Ziadie, who coached both schools to Manning Cup victories. This year will mark the 24th year of his death in a car crash in Mexico at the 1986 World Cup.
This year Grace Kennedy Remittance Services/ Western Union will donate two cash prizes: $100 to the winning school and $50 to the second place school.
“Our penalty kicker from last year’s competition has been practicing” said Natalie Chung-Cauldero, president of The Queens High School Alumni Association, “We are looking forward to defending our title in this year’s Western Union All Girls Penalty Kick off and winning the $100 donation for our school”
Participating in last year’s Penalty kick-off was: Convent of Mercy Academy “ALPHA”, Immaculate Conception High School Alumnae Association, Queen’s High School Alumni Association, St. Andrew High Old Girls Association, St. Hugh’s Alumnae Association of South Florida and Montego Bay High School Alumnae Assoc South Florida.
This year’s soccer match is a part of the “True Blue” weekend festivities which is a joint effort between 4 Alumni associations:
1. The St. Andrew Old Girls’ Association Florida Inc.
2. The Convent of Mercy Academy “Alpha” Association, Inc.
3. The St. George’s College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc.
4. The Jamaica College Old Boys Association of Florida, Inc
The True Blue weekend festivities include the following events:
Friday – April 16th, 2010
What: The True Blue Mixer/Party
Where: I.T. Parker Community Center (On the Intracoastal Waterway )
901 NE 3rd St , Dania Beach , FL 33301
7:00 PM – 12:00AM
Complimentary hors d’oeuvres from 7-8 pm.
Food will be on sale thereafter. Cash bar available.
Saturday – April 17th 2010
What: The 6th Annual Ziadie Cup
Jamaica College Alumni vs. St. George’s College Alumni Soccer Match
All Girls Schools Alumni Penalty Kick-off
Where: Silver Shores Park – (southeast corner of Dykes Road and Pembroke Road)
15700 Pembroke Road
Miramar, Florida 33029
Time: 12.00 PM
Sunday – April 18th, 2010
What: True Blue Church Service
Where: Church of the Holy Family
18501 NW Seventh Avenue, Miami Gardens, FL 33169
Time: 10:00 AM