"Abby for Apples", proof that the apple really doesn’t fall far from the tree: U.S. soccer star and Rochester native Abby Wambach has signed on as celebrity ambassador for New York State apples.
Mary Abigail “Abby” Wambach has deep New York roots; she grew up in Rochester, where her family owns a farm market and garden center.
Wambach will appear in television, radio, print and online advertisements promoting New York state apples and apple products for the New York Apple Association (NYAA). She will also be featured on point-of-sale signs for grocery, farm and green markets, on NYAA’s website and in social media.
“Abby for Apples” will unveil this fall, to promote the 2013 New York apple crop.