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sarah fraser

23 October 11:31 am

Get Earthquakes Fit is a five week program that promotes a healthy lifestyle. Students are taught ten fun games that will get them moving during lunch or at home with friends or family. They are encouraged to play these games at least twenty minutes a day. Once the five weeks are done and the program is completed, we reward the participants by having an Earthquakes player visit their school and speak to them. 

This week Shea Salinas visited Millbrook Elementary School in San Jose. He spoke about his personal lifestyle and how he got to where he is today by eating healthy, exercising and studying for school. He juggled on stage and played games with the students. All participants received an autographed player card and a program certifcate.

 

21 October 11:31 am
20 October 11:37 am

If you didn't know, Wondo can play American football too.

On Sunday Chris Wondolowski visited the Oakland Coliseum as a fan as the Oakland Raiders hosted the Arizona Cardinals. Wondo took field goals at halftime from 35 and 45 yards out.

 

 

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Wondo hit field goals from 35, 45 yards during halftime of today's @Raiders game. In tennis shoes. #HesGood #AtEverything (Photo cred: Tony Gonzales / Oakland Raiders)

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15 October 11:12 am

Tommy Thompson will be at Sonnen BMW in San Rafael on Sunday, October 19 from 11:00-12:30 p.m. 

Join Thompson for pictures, autographs and even test drive a BMW. The first 20 people to sign up with BMW will receive a free Quakes t-shirt. 

When: Sunday, October 19 from 11:00-12:30 p.m.
Where: Sonnen BMW of San Rafael, 1599 Francisco Blvd E, San Rafael 94901
Who: Tommy Thompson

14 October 10:41 am
 
On Thursday, October 16 players Tommy Thompson and Jordan Stewart will be at Chipotle by our New Stadium from 2:30-4 p.m.

 

Thompson and Stewart will be signing autographs, giving away scarfs and mini soccer balls as well as preparing food.
 

When: Thursday, October 16, 2014 from 2:30-4 p.m.

Where: Coleman Landings Chipotle, 540 Newhall Dr. #10, San Jose 95110

Who: Tommy Thompson and Jordan Stewart

 
Tommy Thompson participated in the Chipotle MLS Homegrown game in August. Chipotle has created a "Behind the Game" video series which includes commentary from the players as coach as well as highlights. Watch here:
 

 

 

 

13 October 3:24 pm

On Saturday, Quakes will host Vancouver Whitecaps FC at 7:30 p.m. PT to say farewell to Buck Shaw Stadium. 

5,000 fans will receive farewell to Buck Shaw pins presented by Cosmopolitan Catering among entry. Fans will have the opportunity to collect the other four pins in the series by donating $1 to the Earthquakes Community Fund. Fans will then reach into a bucket to randomly select another pin, which will be one of four limited edition "Buck Shaw Memories" pins. These include Wondo's first hat-trick, Ramiro Corrales' last game, Lenhart Wig Night and a 40th anniversary pin. 

If fans donate $10 or more, they will receive all five collectable pins. Donations will only be collected until kick-off. Cosmopolitan Catering will announce the donation amount and present the check to President Dave Kaval at halftime. 

Tickets are still available for this match here.

13 October 1:29 pm

On Sunday, October 12, Cordell Cato and Trinidad and Tobago defeated Antigua and Barbuda 1-0 to advance to the Caribbean Cup finals. Cato entered the match in the 67th minute. The Soca Warriors will compete in group A alongside Cuba, French Guiana and Curacoa. Group B consists of Antigua and Barbuda, Jamaica, Haiti and Martinique. 

Atiba Harris and St. Kitts and Nevis defeated French Guiana 2-1, but fell short to qualify in goal differencial. 

The finals of the Caribbean Cup will begin on November 10, 2014. 

09 October 4:31 pm

Itching for the USMNT since the World Cup? Lucky for us, they will play a friendly against Ecuador in East Hartford, Connecticut on Friday at 4 p.m. PT. 

Quakes star Chris Wondolowski has been called back into the Red, White and Blue by coach Jurgen Klinsmann for the trip. This match will also be long time U.S. veteran Landon Donovan's final apperance with the USMNT. 

Don't miss out! Fans can watch the match on ESPN, WatchESPN and UniMas. 

09 October 4:08 pm

Quakes players Cordell Cato and Atiba Harris have been called to national duty for the 2014 Caribbean Cup Qualifiers.

On October 8th, Cato made his senior team debut with Trinidad and Tobago for a 6-1 win over Dominican Republic. They will face Saint Lucia on Friday, October 10 and Antigua and Barbuda on Sunday, October 12 at Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva, Trinidad and Tobago. 

Harris' Saint Kitts and Nevis fell to Barbados, 3-2 on Wednesday. They will face French Guiana on Friday, October 10 and Haiti on Sunday, October 12 at Stade Sylvio Cator in Portau-Prince, Haiti.

02 October 10:11 am

On Saturday, October 4 the Quakes host Portland Timbers at 8:00 p.m. PT. 

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness, Stanford Cancer Center is giving away pink rally towels to the first 25,000 fans. Goal nets and corner flags will be pink and players will wear pink wrist bands. Goalkeeper Jon Busch will be wearing a pink uniform as well as pink gloves. 

T-Mobile will also be pinking out section 107 with cheer cards. 

Tickets are still available for this match here.

Check out Busch's gloves for Saturday: