March 31,2009 | Vito A. Turso/Matthew LiPani
Press Release # 09-12, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Are you ready for some football? Well, here comes New York's Strongest against New York's Finest! The DSNY Football Team - the Department's only official team - will tackle the New York Police Department Football Team in their first game of the spring season on Saturday, April 11th at 3:30 PM at Flushing Memorial Field, located at Bayside Avenue and 149th Street in Flushing, Queens. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children. The game is sanctioned by the National Public Safety Football League (NPSFL). This year, for the first time, Municipal Credit Union has become a proud co-sponsor of the games as part of their Municipal Sports Series.
At the end of the season, a portion of the proceeds from the team's season games will go to a charity of the team's choice.
The Strongest will also play other games against the Dallas Police Department; New York Fire Department and the Philadelphia Police Department later in the season.
For further information, visit the DSNY 'Strongest' web page at www.dsnyfootball.com.