Everham United of Racine wins 2013 Jamaican Cup
Everham United Football Club of Racine, a team with strong Parkside roots, won the 2013 Jamaican Golden Jubilee Soccer Cup on July 21 in Washington Park in Chicago, defeating the West Indies Jets of Chicago by a score of 2-0. Everham United is managed by our associate professor of biological sciences Greg Mayer, led by former Ranger soccer stars Pat Gayle and Andy Buchanan, and includes Parkside alumni Jerry Wood, Brandon Reck, Tony Merten and Yassir Saad.
The Cup Championship was initiated by the Jamaican Consulate in Chicago in 2012 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Jamaica?s independence. The Cup was presented to Everham after the game by Jamaican Consul Lloyd Hyde.