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“We’re A Good Mix”: Brothers José and Ronald Granados Make DC SCORES a Family Affair

1-9fd595.png José (left) and Ronald (right) Granados work together on site management, equipment administration, and elementary school coaching at DC SCORES.

In the close-knit community of DC SCORES, it’s not uncommon to hear people refer to the organization as a family. But for brothers José and Ronald Granados, the phrase is more than just a metaphor. The siblings work together as Up2Us Fellows in the DC SCORES programs team, where they collaborate on site management, equipment administration, and coaching at an elementary school.

“We’re A Community”: DC SCORES Delivers Fun for More Than 2,000 Poet-Athletes at Fall Frenzy Events

1-ea0f1d.png DC SCORES Fall Frenzy events served more than 2,000 poet-athletes. Photo: Neil Chhabra

Fans of the sport know that fall is always an exciting highlight of the soccer calendar and the DC SCORES schedule is no exception. Last week, the organization hosted its annual Junior SCORES and Elementary SCORES Fall Frenzies, which hosted more than 2,000 poet-athletes and their families for a combination of soccer tournaments and community activities.

One Night One Goal 2022 Raises More Than $440,000 to Break DC SCORES Fundraising Records

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One Night One Goal guests pose for the Audi Field jumbotron. Photo: Rafael Suanes.

On October 6, 2022, DC SCORES hosted its fifth annual One Night One Goal gala and raised the highest-ever fundraising total for a single DC SCORES event. One Night One Goal has been held at Audi Field since it launched in 2018 and this year raised almost $450,000 for DC poet-athletes.

DC SCORES Poet-Athletes Walk Out With U.S. Women’s National Team at Audi Field

USWNT v Nigeria_09.06.2022_XD_7R32870.jpg Credit: Javier Fernández Dussaq. The Houston Elementary School Girls team stood alongside U.S. Women’s National Team players as they sang the national anthem.

On September 6, soccer fans tuning in to watch the U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) take on Nigeria at Audi Field also got a glimpse of DC SCORES poet-athletes on the turf.

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