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Chapter News and Events

 
SOUTH FLORIDA HUSKERS UPDATE (September 14, 2016):
 

New watch party location:

Vico's Sports Bar & Grill

1825 West Hillsboro Beach Blvd

Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Phone number 954-573-7414

Thanks to all that attended the last watch party at Vico's to see the Huskers in their decisive win against Wyoming.  Join us on Saturday at 3:30 pm to see the Huskers (2-0) go duck hunting with #22 ranked Oregon (2-0) and celebrate the record setting 350th sell-out at Memorial Stadium!

Raffle special this week - with your raffle purchase, pick a square on our new Square Board to guess the winning score and win a prize

Thursday is the South Florida Big Ten Happy Hour at the Silverball Museum in Delray Beach from 6-8 pm.  Admission is just $10

Thank you to the following for donating items to our raffle: Brenda George for the Mike Riley signed DVD; Donna Blake for the delicious Miller & Paine cinnamon rolls; Dawn Argo for the glassware, bracelet and bottle opener and Rob Klostermeyer for the Nebraska helmet desk caddy!

The scholarship fund is getting closer!  Since the beginning of the year, we have raised $750 toward our $25,000 goal!  Thank you to Dennis & Annette Atha for bringing in a check donation, which will be presented to the University of Nebraska Foundation next month.  Anyone else that brings a check, we are happy to present it to the Foundation personally.

We now have the ability to: Live Stream pregame and the tunnel walk; dedicated speaker system to play the fight song and a microphone for our raffles!

Also, we have another watch party location for the west coast of Florida: Potts Sports Cafe, 6900 Daniels Parkway, Fort Myers, FL 33912!

We are now on Instagram, so, please follow us @southfloridahuskers!

 

UPCOMING EVENT:

Big Ten Happy Hour at the Silverball Pinball Museum, on Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach, from 6-8pm, on Thursday, September 15.  Admission will be $10 at the door.  

The South Florida Big Ten Happy Hour this fall will be at the Silverball Museum in Delray Beach on Thursday, September 15th from 6 to 8 pm.  Admission is $10 at the door for unlimited play of game.  The drink and food specials will be announced closer to the event.  The Pinball Museum is located at 19 NE 3rd Avenue.  Wear Husker red if you plan to attend.  

 
NEW WATCH PARTY LOCATIONS
Vico's Sports Bar & Grill, 1825 West Hillsboro Beach Blvd (corner of Hillsboro & Military Trail), Deerfield Beach, FL 33442.  Their phone number is 954-573-7414.
 
RAFFLE INFORMATION
Raffle tickets can be purchased at the start of each game and the winning numbers are announced at half-time.  You must be present to win.  Anyone can donate items to our raffle, which helps us raise money for our scholarship fund at the University of Nebraska Foundation.
 
 
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Scholarship Fund
 
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SCHOLARSHIP FUND DONATION-- Our scholarship fund is currently at $18,750.51 for our South Florida Huskers scholarship fund at the University of Nebraska Foundation.  The goal is $25,000 by December 31, 2019.  We really appreciate everyone's continued support!  If you are interested in making a personal donation to our designated fund, click on this link http://nufoundation.org - which will direct you to the University of Nebraska Foundation web site and then click Make a Gift and search funds for  "South Florida Huskers" and the South Florida Huskers Scholarship Fund will appear.  Or write a check to University of Nebraska Foundation, 1010 Lincoln Mall, Suite 300, Lincoln, NE 68508 and specify fund #01118680.
 
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FLORIDA RESIDENTS IN NEBRASKA SPORTS: 
FOOTBALL: Reuben Jones (Lakeland Lake Gibson); Boaz Joseph (Fort Lauderdale's Cypress Bay)
GOLF: Michael Colgate (Sarasota)
GYMNASTICS: Pinecrest's Antonio Castro
SWIMMING: Savannah Savitt (Tampa)
TENNIS: Andrew Dzulynsky (Miramar), M'Balia Bangoura (Bradenton) and Jeannie Lozowski (Port St. Lucie)
TRACK & FIELD: Oliver Alexandre (Hallandale); Chanel Freeman (Hallandale); La'Kayla Harris (Miami Northwestern); Katrina Santiago (Ferguson); Lamisha Simmons (Hallandale)
GBR!
 
 
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CONTACT US -- If you want to stay connected to us, please sure to fill out the Contact Us form link at the left.  You will receive e-mails about our events throughout the year.  If you have ideas for us to consider for events or activities, don't hesitate to reach out to us.  We look forward to seeing everyone at a future event.  Questions?? E-mail southflhuskers@gmail.com or call 678-8-BIGRED and leave a message.

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OTHER FLORIDA WATCH PARTY LOCATIONS --
NAPLES: Stevie Tomato's, 15215 Collier Blvd #301
FORT MYERS: Potts Sports Cafe, 6900 Daniels Parkway #26, Fort Myers, FL 33912
TAMPA: Ker's Winghouse Bar & Grill, 8001 W. Hillsborough Ave, Tampa 33615
 
 
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SOCIAL MEDIA - stay connected with us!
TWITTER -- @SouthFLHuskers
 
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OUR MISSION--The South Florida Husker Chapter is formed to cooperate with the Nebraska Alumni Association to inform, actively engage, and recognize graduates, former students and friends in support of the University of Nebraska, and to encourage and coordinate activities of graduates, former students and friends in support of the University of Nebraska, and the great state of Nebraska.

GO BIG RED!  SOUTH FLORIDA HUSKERS!  NEBRASKA!  CORNHUSKERS!  HUSKER POWER!