D.C. United player appearances: May 27 - May 30

Washington, D.C. (May 27, 2009) - D.C. United players will be making appearances at various events in the community over this week. Several players will visit schools as part of the United Reads initiative, while Rodney Wallace will attend Athlete to Atleta’s celebration of a successful campaign. Full appearance information is detailed below.

Player(s): Anthony Peters and Brandon Barklage

What: United Reads

When: Wednesday, May 27; 1:45-3:15 p.m.

Where: Smothers Elementary School

Player(s): Clyde Simms and Milos Kocic

What: United Reads

When: Thursday, May 28; 1:45-3:15 p.m.

Where: Ketcham Elementary School

Player(s): Rodney Wallace

What: Celebrate the success of Athlete to Atleta

When: Thursday, May 28; 5:30-7 p.m.

Where: Embassy of Costa Rica

Player(s): TBD

What: Herndon Festival

When: Saturday, May 30; 2-3:30 p.m.

Where: 777 Lynn St, Herndon Va 20170

Broadcasting and P.A. Request: When speaking of the organization, please refer to the team as either “D.C. United” or “United,” but not “the D.C. United” or “the United.” We appreciate your cooperation.

Doug Hicks,, (202) 587-5448,
Boris Flores,, (202) 587-5452,
Kyle Sheldon,, (202) 587-5450 or
Cristina Cruz,, (202) 587-5440