Soccer Star Goalie Tim Howard Visits Roosevelt Island Octagon Field Yesterday For Tourette's Syndrome Charity Shootout Event
Image Of Tim Howard At Roosevelt Island Octagon Soccer Field From Kim Massie
The Roosevelt Island Twitterverse reported yesterday that star Soccer Goalie Tim Howard was on Roosevelt Island at the Octagon Soccer Field.
Image From Kim Massie
Why was Tim Howard on Roosevelt Island yesterday? According to My Central Jersey:@JohnPalladino7 @TimHowardGK is on #RooseveltIsland today? The kids would love this. @Rooseveltisland @MainStreetWIRE— John Massey (@john_m_massey) October 14, 2015
Blocking four out of five shots, North Brunswick native and U.S. Men’s Soccer Team goalkeeper Tim Howard racked up $80,000 for his charity of choice — the N.J. Center for Tourette Syndrome. Adding in money raised by fans retweeting sponsor El Jimador Tequila's hashtag for $1 a retweet, the NJCTS was presented with a check for $105,000 at Octagon Fields on Roosevelt Island on Wednesday.Click here for the full My Central Jersey article.
Before the shootout, Howard, who was diagnosed with Tourette syndrome as a child, shook the referee's hand and assured him that he would “try his best.”...
The Twitterverse adds:
In one hour I need to save five penalties to win $100k for @NJCTS in #NoPressure watch here https://t.co/wwFaeCt6l8 #kickTS— tim howard (@TimHowardGK) October 14, 2015
Our 5 winners are ready to take their shot against @TimHowardGK. Any bets on who can score? #TakeOnTim #eljimador pic.twitter.com/1rg7BswPid— el Jimador Tequila (@jimieljimador) October 14, 2015
Here's the shootout (Click the full screen icon for better view).Congrats to our $20,000 winner, Bryce Pigott who was able to score on @TimHowardGK!! @Commondub #TakeOnTim pic.twitter.com/m9058sLgip— el Jimador Tequila (@jimieljimador) October 14, 2015
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