Islanders Link to
By Horace Hinshaw Pacifica Tribune Sports Editor
Oct. 15, 2008
Islanders minor league football team made a special
presentation of $1,000 check to the Terra Nova football
program last Friday. Terra Nova principal Tom Minshew
accepted the check from Islander's president Brian Martinez.
Assisting with the presentation are (l-r) Jack Burgett,
Islanders head coach, general manager Tom Piccolotti,
Minshew, Carlos Rayo, Martinez and Dave Hanson, Islanders
director of player personnel.
At last Friday night's
football game at Tiger Stadium the Pacifica Islanders
football team and current 2008 Minor League national
champion made a contribution to the Terra Nova football
The Pacifica Islanders presented a check in the amount of
$1,000 to Terra Nova principal Tom Minshew. The check was
presented by Brian Martinez, and Tom Piccolotti, president
and general manager, respectively, of the Islander
"Brian and I made a pledge when we started this minor league
football franchise that we would be involved in the
community and support the local high school program," said
"In keeping with our mission and our promise we are happy to
make this presentation,'" he added. "We are confident that
as we grow as an organization, so too, will our support to
The Islanders are already building toward the future. In
fact, the team is currently advertising for players and
coaches. Interested players can contact Dave Hanson at firstname.lastname@example.org
for information abut playing.
The Islanders will open its season next March, playing at
Tiger Stadium. For more information about the national
champion Islanders visit www.islanderfootball.org.