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Men's soccer collects food for Potsdam Neighborhood Center


Men's soccer collects food for Potsdam Neighborhood Center

10.03.13

POTSDAM, N.Y.?For the second straight year, the SUNY Potsdam men's soccer team has collected non-perishable food through its first five home games.

The Bears collected over 250 items, which will be donated to the Potsdam Neighborhood Center, a division of the Food Bank of Central New York. The Neighborhood Center, located at 2 Park Street, helps to feed the needy and at risk youth throughout the North Country. The center also provides emergency funds for shelter and utilities for families.

The Bears (6-4, 0-1 SUNYAC) continue their hunt for the postseason with home contests against SUNY Cortland and Oswego State this weekend. Potsdam hosts the Red Dragons at 4 p.m. this Friday, followed by the Lakers at 1 p.m. on Saturday.

Pictured above L-R: Sophomore defender Andrew Doody (Brunswick, N.Y./Tamarac), junior midfielder Conor Engle (Auburn, N.Y./Auburn), senior captain Alessio Vitale (Liverpool, N.Y./Liverpool).

Media contact:

Alexandra Jacobs Wilke, Office of Public Affairs, (315) 267-2918