Clementines Become Official Fruit of AYSO
Hawthorne, Calif. (Nov. 3, 2009) - ”The American Youth
Soccer Organization (AYSO) has renewed its sponsorship with Cuties
California Clementines as an "Official Fruit of AYSO."
"Cuties is thrilled to partner with AYSO for the second year - and bring
two members to the - team' this season - Olympic soccer player Joy
Fawcett and non-profit advocate Positive Coaching Alliance," said Ashley
Martorana, Director of Marketing for Paramount Citrus. "As Cuties meets
moms at the AYSO events, we'll bring more than simply deliciously
healthy snacks, but rich food for thought about how to extend the life
lessons sports can teach beyond the soccer field."
Cuties is developing an Ultimate Soccer Mom Contest featuring former
U.S. Women's National Team star Joy Fawcett. Further details will soon
be available on the contest and a national coupon program.
Cuties will also have an on-site presence at a variety of AYSO winter tournaments and game days including:
- Region 73: Game Day in Bakersfield, Calif. (Nov. 7, 2009)
- Section 10: VIP Tournament in Camarillo, Calif. (Nov. 8, 2009)
- Region 508: Tournament in Wickenburg, Ariz. (Nov. 14, 2009)
- Region 26: U-12/U-14 Regional Tournament in Palo Alto, Calif. (Nov. 21, 2009)
- Region 85: Soccerfest in Lake Forrest, Calif. (Dec. 12, 2009)
will offer free fruit samples, coupons and games for kids, including
the Cuties Peeling Contest and Cuties Kick Competition.
"AYSO is excited to continue its partnership with Cuties," said Lynn
Berling-Manuel, AYSO Chief Marketing Officer. "As an organization we
have always advocated that smart food choices are a critical part of
living a healthy, active lifestyle, and Cuties is a perfect fit."
Cuties brand clementines are sold through major supermarkets and specialty food stores.
For more information on this partnership between AYSO and Cuties, please contact Sahar Milani at 310-727-5421 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About American Youth Soccer Organization
The American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) is the largest
single-entity youth soccer association in the U.S. with nearly 600,000
players and 225,000 volunteers. AYSO develops and delivers quality
youth soccer development programs in a fun, safe environment based on
the Six Philosophies of Everyone PlaysÂ®, Balanced Teams, Open
Registration, Positive Coaching, Good Sportsmanship and Player
Development. For more information contact Sahar Milani at 310-727-5421,
Sun Pacific introduced the Cuties brand California
Clementine in 2000 from ranches in the San Joaquin Valley. The Cuties
season starts in early November with early clementines. From
Thanksgiving to January, Cuties produces clemenules, and from
mid-January to April, late mandarins are available. For more
information on Cuties, please visit their Web site at www.sunpacific.com/cuties.html