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The Daily Kick: July 14, 2014

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Opening Ceremonies Tuesday night will introduce Handshake for Peace

07/14/2014, 1:30pm CDT
By Isaac Haight, NSC Media Intern

Schwan’s USA CUP is known for its soccer, but one of the other most memorable event of the tournament is the Opening Ceremonies, which offers the only opportunity of the tournament to catch the faces of all the players in one location

Opening Ceremonies Intern Gary Mariscal said this year will be especially unique, because the Opening Ceremonies will introduce the Handshake for Peace. Schwan’s USA CUP will be the first U.S. soccer tournament to adopt the Handshake for Peace.

Schwan’s USA CUP Medical Team takes pride in quick response times

07/14/2014, 1:30pm CDT
By Isaac Haight, NSC Media Intern

Between July 11 and 19 roughly 15,000 athletes, plus thousands of fans and volunteers, will come together and play at Schwan’s USA CUP. For the USA CUP medical team that means being able to cover every corner of the NSC campus, all 46 fields, indoor spaces and activity zones, to ensure that a healthy and safe experience for all.

Parents and athletes are often curious how the tournament medical service can effectively cover such a large campus, and respond quickly to injuries and accidents.

Sipping from the Cup

07/14/2014, 1:15pm CDT
By Media Staff

"Sipping from the CUP" is the daily news column in The Daily Kick. Each day during Schwan's USA CUP, we'll be using this column to feature short news items, humorous things seen on the campus, and even some gossip! Read and enjoy.

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