D.C. United player appearances: June 2 - June 6

Washington, D.C. (June 1, 2009) -D.C. United players will be appearing at various community events this week, including visits to local schools by Santino Quaranta, John DiRaimondo, Marc Burch, Chris Pontius, Devon McTavish and Bryan Namoff as part of the United Reads initiative. Burch, meanwhile, will also be appearing at the Waldorf SC Rec Tournament on Saturday. Full appearance information is detailed below.

Player(s): Santino Quaranta and John DiRaimondo

What: United Reads

When: Tuesday, June 2; 1:45-3:15 p.m.

Where: Savoy Elementary School

Player(s): Marc Burch and Chris Pontius

What: United Reads

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

Where: Howard Road Academy

Player(s): Devon McTavish and Bryan Namoff

What: United Reads

When: Friday, June 5; 1:45-3:15 p.m.

Where: Payne Elementary School

Player(s): Marc Burch

What: Waldorf SC Rec Tournament

When: Saturday, June 6; 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: Bryantown Sports Complex

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