The 19th Annual South Florida Big Ten Picnic will take on Saturday, May 21 in CB Smith Park at Shelter #6 in Pembroke Pines from 11:30 am to 4 pm. Cost is $12 per person and kids under 12 years old are free! To RSVP, please e-mail Steve Feuer at firstname.lastname@example.org
. All Big Ten school fans are invited to attend especially Nebraska fans in red!
On Saturday, June 25, the South Florida Big Ten group will be heading to the Cubs vs. Marlins game. Tickets are $33 each and located in left field, lower level by third base. A pre-game tailgate will take place and more info will be announced soon. Deadline to order is June 18. To order your tickets, send a check to Illinois Alumni Club, 1201 SW 141 Ave #104, Pembroke Pines, FL 33027. All friends and family are invited to attend a great night.
On Thursday, August 25, the World Champion Kansas City Royals will be playing the Miami Marlins at 7:10 pm. The South Florida Huskers would like to get a group together to attend this game. The seats would be located just 5 to 8 rows off the field. The tickets will include complimentary food and beverage in the the Dugout Club Lounge and includes all Pepsi products, domestic beer and house wine. Tickets are $75 each. Payment would not be due until June. We need at least 20 people to get this great promotion. Please e-mail your interest in attending by June 1st.
WATCH PARTY LOCATION
The 2015 watch party location is at Stout's Bar & Grill, 3419 N. Andrews, Oakland Park, FL 33309. Their phone number is 754-223-5678.
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.
SCHOLARSHIP FUND DONATION-- Our scholarship fund is currently at $17,653.15 for our South Florida Huskers scholarship fund at the University of Nebraska Foundation. $25,000 goal 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.
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)