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CMM, NY...Team Jamaica Bickle (TJB) has a full year planned, with a slew of activities leading up to the Penn Relays, all designated by the Jamaica 50 Secretariat, as 'Jamaica 50' Events. This is a major nod to the organization, whose efforts over the last 18 years have represented the epitome in patriotism and national pride, undoubtedly helping to raise the profile of Brand Jamaica, in the sporting arena, particularly here in the US Northeast. The organization will start the year off with a church service on Sunday, March 25, in worship with the Reverend Patrick G. Perrin, and congregation of the St. John's United Methodist church, in Valley Stream, Long Island.
The 8th Annual Dennis Ziadie Cup Match on March 17th, 2012 will feature the All Girls Alumni Penalty Kick-off  sponsored by Western Union/Grace Kennedy Remittance Services. This is the fifth year Western Union/Grace Kennedy Remittance Services has sponsored this popular event.  Participating schools will have the opportunity to win two cash prizes: A $100 cash donation to the winning school and $50 cash donation to the second place school. "Western Union/Grace Kennedy Remittance Services is proud to be a sponsor of such an amazing event, and congratulations to the Jamaica alumni associations as they keep the spirit of the Ziadie Cup competition alive, while raising funds for their beloved alma mater", says Hazel Maragh Grace Kennedy Remittance Services/ Western Union South and Central Florida Marketing/Community Consultant.
The Blues continued its winning ways with a comeback victory over the first-place Rochester Rhinos 2-1 at Marino Auto Stadium. Abe Thompson led the Blues with a goal and an assist in the first half to help the team pick up three crucial points.
CaribPR Wire, LONDON, England, Fri. Mar. 9, 2012: Following the sudden shocking death of West Indies international cricketer, Runako Morton, in a car accident last Sunday, March 4th, the Caribbean has been in a state of mourning for an enormously popular cricketer whose career spanned 17 years at the regional, national and international levels. In light of last weekend's tragic events, a number of high-profile, past and present West Indies international cricketers have held talks and elected to set up a Runako Morton Tribute Fund Auction initiative, in memory of Morton, who died when his car lost control and slammed into a pole in Trinidad.
March 8, 2012 – Willemstad, CURACAO: Members of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) met in Willemstad, Curacao, March 4 - 7, 2012 with a unified vision. The theme for the three day Extra-Ordinary Congress was 'Embracing our future with purpose, passion and performance.', and the meeting was an extraordinary success on all counts. The official welcome was received from gracious host, Rignaal "Jean" Francisca, President of the Federashon Futbol Korsou, and included greetings and an address from the Honorable Lionel Jansen, Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sports, Curacao. However, it was the feature address by Jeffrey Webb, Chairman of CFU Normalisation Committee and President of the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA), that was received with energetic applause demonstrating early, the solidarity of the CFU.