- Copa is scheduled for Sunday, August 1st, 2010 at the Soccer Stadium at Delano-Hitch Recreational Park
New York, NY, July 27, 2010 -- Time Warner Cable’s New York City Region is this year’s presenting sponsor of the season finale for The Hispanic American Soccer Club of Newburgh on Sunday, August 1st at Delano-Hitch Recreational Club Soccer Stadium in Newburgh, New York. The championship game, entitled Copa Time Warner Cable, will be played by teams in Group A (Grupo A). The Mayor and other representatives of Newburgh’s local government have been invited to attend. This marks the second year that Time Warner Cable sponsors the local Hispanic soccer league.
“We’re proud to once again support the Hispanic community in Newburgh by sponsoring the Hispanic American Soccer Club championship and to celebrate this popular cultural sport with the community at large,” said Alessandra Otero Reiss, Director of Multicultural Marketing for Time Warner Cable’s New York City Region.
Attendees at this year’s Copa Time Warner Cable championship matches will have the opportunity to participate in a soccer interactive skill game and enter a drawing to win prizes and gifts compliments of Time Warner Cable.
Hispanic American Soccer Club President, Armando Aguilar said “We are pleased that Time Warner Cable is once again the presenting sponsor of our Championship. We appreciate their support and continued commitment to our community.” Aguilar continued, “The Hispanic American Soccer Club is committed to connecting people through soccer -- it gives greater meaning to their lives and provides a greater sense of community. I know that Time Warner Cable shares that commitment as well.”
Time Warner Cable offers a variety of programming that appeals to Hispanic households. The company’s El Paquetazo digital cable package delivers the best mix of 140 channels in Spanish- and English-language programming in one cost effective package for under $30 per month in the Hudson Valley. When combined with Time Warner’s telephone service, which includes unlimited calling throughout the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada, the price is just $49.99 per month. Plus, customers can tune to Lo Mejor On Demand Channel 798 for the best of Spanish-language programming free On Demand. Customers also have the convenience of ordering popular Spanish-language movies at any time through Español Movies On Demand Channel 800. Aside from digital cable offerings, the company also offers Home Phone Service which includes unlimited calling throughout the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada. Visit TWCnyc.com to learn more about these and other offerings.
Newburgh’s Hispanic population makes up about one-third of the community’s population.
About Time Warner Cable’s New York City Region
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About The Hispanic American Soccer Club
The Soccer League started in 2001 with only a few team and two playing fields. By the current 2010 season, the League increased to 16 participating teams that play in four locations in the Newburgh area. The league plans to expand to twenty-two teams in the near future.
Hispanic American Soccer Club. of Newburgh provides soccer facilities and operations and also allows the community to come together and unite around a common hobby of Soccer for a greater good.
The league offers its participants valuable skills like team-building and lessons on how to be an active member of a community. The league provides an alternative for young people in the community that keeps them involved and engaged and having fun.