Milwaukee (February 10, 2010) - Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and
if you don't have plans yet, maybe Milwaukee Wave Pro-Soccer players Ian Bennett & Tom Oatley can help. The two have added their names to the list
of contestants for the Milwaukee Urban League Young Professionals 5th
Annual 'Dating Game' Scholarship Fundraiser. The
event will take place on Friday, February 12, 2010 at 8:00pm the location will
be the Bavarian Inn Glendale, 700 W. Lexington
by HBO's Russell Simmons' Def Poetry Jam "Poet" Dan Vaughn, the two pro-soccer players will participate in the 'Dating
Game' & Bachelor Auction
in support of the Dr. Wesley L. Scott Scholarship, benefiting Milwaukee graduating high-school students.
Lucky guests will have a chance to bid on a date with Ian Bennett,
while Tom Oatley will participate in the 'Dating Game' portion amid three lucky
"We are truly excited that the Milwaukee Wave is showing their support to our organization, by giving their time for such a great cause." said Richard Badger Milwaukee Urban League Young Professionals President.
Ian Bennett #26 - - Marian (Ind.) College alum; plays Midfielder/Forward for the Milwaukee Wave. A fraction of Bennett's pro-career includes signing with the Chicago Storm of the Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL) in the fall of 2007, where in his debut he scored 31 points in 22 games. During the Extreme Soccer League (XSL) Bennett lead Chicago Storm in scoring with 35 points. Bennett hails from Hamilton, Ontario Canada.
Tom Oatley #6 - - Western Michigan University alum, and a Three-time
All-Mid-American Conference selection at the University; scored 24 goals and
added 18 assists for the Broncos. Oatley currently plays Midfielder/Forward for
the Milwaukee Wave.
to know these Pro-Soccer players! To purchase
tickets to the 5th Annual 'Dating
Game', and for more information about the Milwaukee Urban League Young
Professionals visit www.tmulyp.org.
For more information on Ian
Bennett & Tom Oatley visit www.milwaukeewave.com
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Milwaukee Urban League
Young Professionals (www.tmulyp.org) - MULYP is comprised of young
professionals across metro Milwaukee who are dedicated to serving their local
communities through social and community activism. MULYP strives to engage
these professionals in the Milwaukee Urban League's movement toward achieving
social and economic equality.
MULYP's monthly meetings
take place the third Thursday of the month at Heartlove Place, 3229 N. Martin
Luther King Drive at 6:00p.m. Please join us at MULYP's next scheduled meeting February 18 at the Wisconsin Black
Historical Society 2620 W Center Street. For more information about MULYP,
call the Milwaukee Urban League at (414) 374-5850 or visit www.tmulyp.org.