Happy New Year! We hope you have had some time off from your busy schedules and enjoyed the holiday season. As practices begin this week we are introducing some special events to put on your calendar.
FEBRUARY 17th – Dinner at Chipotle (Mayfaire Location) to support our club
Help our club while feeding your family. On February 17th between the hours of 5pm and 9pm at the Chipotle location at Mayfair, WHYFC will receive 50% of all food purchases made by Hammerhead players and supporters. Stop by for a burrito and bring in the attached flyer, show it on your smart phone, or simply tell the cashier that you are supporting Wilmington Hammerheads Youth soccer and 50% of the purchase price will come back to the club.
MARCH 25th – 3 vs. 3 SAND SOCCER @ DIG N’ DIVE
WHYFC will be hosting our first annual 3 vs. 3 Sand Soccer Spring Break tournament on March 25th at the Dig N’ Dive Bar & Grille located at 3525 Lancelot Ln. Wilmington, NC – 28403. WHYFC will be transforming the beach volleyball courts at Dig N’ Dive into a fun beach soccer environment for the kids. Dig N’ Dive will be open and food and drinks will be available. Proceeds will go towards our continued improvement work at the Soccer Park. Full details will follow.
APRIL 21st – UNC WOMEN’S SOCCER COACH, ANSON DORRANCE TO SPEAK AT SPRING LUNCH
We are very excited to have Anson Dorrance joining us as our guest speaker. In his 33 years as the head Women’s Soccer coach at the University of North Carolina, Dorrance’s teams have won 21 NCAA National Championships. In addition to his titles with UNC he was the Head Coach of the U.S. Women’s World Cup team that won the FIFA World Cup in 1991. He is a best-selling author, a member of the U.S. Soccer Hall of Fame, and owns one of the most successful coaching records in the history of athletics that also includes a 101 game unbeaten streak. Dorrance will be spending the weekend with us and sharing valuable insight into leadership and character to those in attendance.
Full details and registration information will soon follow. Please mark your calendars for all 3 events. These are fundraising events that will help our club and our members as we continue to use these fundraising dollars to push for facility improvement.