GUAM FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION

Chairpersons named to GFA Committees following election

[March 27, 2019 - Harmon, Guam] Guam Football Association Executives and Executive Committee members convened for their first official meeting of the year Tuesday evening following the recent election held last month at Hotel Nikko Guam.

“With the consistent progress made in Guam football over the years, I look forward to working with the current Executives in continuing development in all aspects of the sport for Guam’s success domestically and on the international stage,” said Tino San Gil, GFA President. “GFA is steadily growing and it is important that we all work together to achieve our goals and objectives set out in our Strategic Plan to benefit all of the organization’s stakeholders.”

In last month’s election, Roberto, who has been involved with the Guam Shipyard Wolverines organization since the early 2000s, earned the highest number of votes – 11 out of a possible 12.

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Triple J's Jones earns prestigious service award from Ford

[Jan. 27, 2019 - San Francisco, Calif.] Ford and Lincoln dealers in the United States gave nearly $100 million and more than 500,000 hours to local causes and nonprofits in 2018 – according to Ford Motor Company’s annual survey on dealer giving.

The survey coincides with the 19th annual Salute to Dealers Awards being delivered at the 2019 National Automobile Dealers Association Convention and Expo in San Francisco. The generosity of Ford and Lincoln dealers is reflected in how much so many of them give. The largest percentage of respondents, 38 percent, selected the highest giving category of donating $50,000 or more for the year.

In the survey, 99 percent of dealers said their teams give time or money to local causes. Most said they are driven to make a difference in their communities because giving is a part of their dealership tradition.

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Espiritu, Awa graduate from AFC FAC Course with honors

[April 16, 2018 - Harmon, Guam] Guam Football Association’s Jill Espiritu and Ross Awa recently graduated from the 2017-2018 AFC Football Administration Certificate (FAC) Course with honors during two separate ceremonies held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Following the completion of the course’s second edition on Mar. 30, Espiritu, GFA Media & Marketing Officer, was recognized as one of three graduates with a Certificate of Distinction, the highest honor achievable among all participants. She also is one of only four in Asia to have earned the honor to date.

Awa, GFA Goalkeeping Coach Development Officer, graduated with a Certificate of Merit, the second-highest honor attainable by participants, following the completion of the course’s third edition on Apr. 4.

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Triple J donates Kia vehicles as part of GFA sponsorship

[October 18, 2017 - Upper Tumon, Guam] As part of its two-year sponsorship agreement, Triple J Auto Group, a division of Triple J Enterprises, Inc., presented the Guam Football Association (GFA) two new vehicles.

The sponsorship agreement, which runs through December 31, 2017, includes all official vehicles, with the two most recent additions, a 2017 Kia Optima and 2017 Kia Cadenza, and naming rights for the Robbie Webber Youth Soccer League.

“Triple J is extremely proud to continue and enhance our longstanding partnership with GFA,” said Jeff Jones, COO and President of Triple J. “This partnership reinforces our commitment to supporting them in delivering game-changing innovations to continue to grow the sport as a whole on Guam.”

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Foremost/Coca-Cola continue support of Guam Football

[July 31, 2017 - Harmon, Guam] The region’s leading beverage group, Coca-Cola Beverage Co. (Guam), Inc. and Foremost Foods, Inc., has reinforced the commitment of the companies to support the athletes and football clubs at the Guam Football Association with the recent renewal of the three-year hydration sponsorship of the football organization.

Coca-Cola provides Powerade, the Official Sports Drink, and Foremost serves Fruita+, the Official Juice Drink of GFA along with a host of other beverages in the group’s portfolio to ensure hydration for the athletes and club members throughout the year.

“The Guam Football Association offers our local players the opportunity to train and compete on the international stage.

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