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Heather O'Reilly to appear at America SCORES Boston event

Posted by Zuri Berry, Boston.com Staff  September 16, 2012 04:25 PM

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U.S. Women’s National Soccer star and three-time Olympic gold medalist Heather O’Reilly will appear at America SCORES Boston’s “SCORES Celebration event” on Thursday, Sept. 27. The gala event that will feature soccer activities and live poetry performances, will present O’Reilly with an award for her athleticism and support of the program. Guests will also get the opportunity to meet the Olympic champion.

The event will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. at Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts located at 539 Tremont Street.

This past summer, O’Reilly helped the U.S. Women’s team win the gold medal in London. She also competed in 2004 in Athens and 2008 in Beijing. In addition to the US National team, O’Reilly also plays for the Boston Breakers in the WPSL Elite League.

For more information on the event or America SCORES Boston, contact Carl Pett at (617) 553-4709 or cpett@americascores.org.

Mary Pavlu covers Boston Public school athletics. She can be reached at Mary.Pavlu@globe.com. Follow her on Twitter @MaryPavlu

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