Sacramone with Barbara Hamilton from the BCYF
© Mike Casey

April 23, 2008 – Alicia Sacramone of Winchester, Mass., a member of the 2007 World Championships gold-medal team, presented a "big" ticket to Barbara Hamilton of the Boston Centers for Youth and Family that represents the complimentary tickets that are being given to the center to attend the 2008 Visa Championships. Sacramone took time out from her training to help promote that single session tickets for the upcoming Visa Championships, which will be held at Boston University’s Agganis Arena, June 5-7, are now on sale. Sacramone spoke to more than 200 girls who were attending a one-day sports camp, sponsored by Go Girl Go, at the Boston Centers for Youth and Family. In addition to signing autographs, Sacramone spoke to the young women about her experiences and her dreams, as well as the benefits of participating in sports.

Single session tickets for the Visa Championships went on sale on April 23. Click here for ticket information.