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DSNY Football To Tackle FDNY In A Battle For The Gridiron On Saturday, May 1st

Thursday, April 29, 2010 | Vito A. Turso/Matthew LiPani

Press Release # 10-12, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Are you ready for some football? Well, here comes New York's Strongest against New York's Bravest! The DSNY Football Team - the Department's only official team - will tackle the New York Fire Department Football Team on Saturday, May 1st at 3:30 PM at Bayside High School athletic field, located at 32nd Avenue and the Clearview Expressway Service Road in Bayside, Queens. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children. The game is sanctioned by the National Public Safety Football League (NPSFL). The Municipal Credit Union (MCU) is 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.

In a one-sided victory, the DSNY Strongest defeated the Houston Police Department Gunners 28-8 on Saturday, April 10th in Houston, TX. The Strongest will also play the Washington DC Generals Police and Fire Football Team on Saturday, May 8th.