MEDIA REMINDER: FC Dallas Virtual Graduation Ceremony Tomorrow
Frisco, Texas - FC Dallas will celebrate the graduating class of 2020 with its first-ever Virtual Graduation presented by Chase on Wednesday, May 27 from 7-8PM CT. The ceremony will be streamed live online at FCDallas.com/ClassOf2020.
Graduates will have the full high school graduation experience with former MLS player and current ESPN host Taylor Twellman delivering the commencement address. FC Dallas Head Coach Luchi Gonzalez, FC Dallas President Dan Hunt will also speak. FC Dallas midfielder Tanner Tessmann will speak on behalf of the 2020 graduating class.
More than 250 high school seniors compete in the FCD Dallas Youth program, FC Dallas Academy, North Texas SC (Forward Gibran Rayo) and FC Dallas first team (Midfielder Tanner Tessmann). Some of them have been forced to miss high school graduation because of the coronavirus pandemic. The graduation ceremony will recognize members of the 2020 class for their accomplishments and achievements. Four scholarships will also be awarded during the ceremony: two $5,000 scholarships presented on behalf of Chase and two $5,000 scholarships presented on behalf of CoServ.
WHAT: FC Dallas Virtual Graduation presented by Chase
WHEN: 7-8PM CT, Wednesday, May 27, 2020
WHERE: Ceremony will be streamed live online at FCDallas.com/ClassOf2020
WHO: Graduating high school seniors who play for the FC Dallas Youth program, FC Dallas Academy, North Texas SC and FC Dallas First Team
Graduation speakers include:
Former MLS player and current ESPN host Taylor Twellman
FC Dallas Head Coach Luchi Gonzalez
FC Dallas Midfielder Tanner Tessmann
FC Dallas President Dan Hunt
FC Dallas Vice President of Youth/Academy Director Chris Hayden
FC Dallas Youth College Director Scott James
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