Weekend Scoreboard: EPLWA, PDL, NPSL
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Weekend Scoreboard: EPLWA, PDL, NPSL

  The state of Washington saw plenty of action this weekend at the elite adult levels. The Evergreen Premier League featured four matches. The Kitsap Pumas held their PDL opener. The NPSL Northwest played two matches. See results and links below! EPLWA WestSound FC-1 Bellingham United FC-0 Vancouver Victory FC-1 Seattle Stars FC-0 Yakima United … Continue reading

Spokane Shadow prepare for opener Saturday; announce additional players
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Spokane Shadow prepare for opener Saturday; announce additional players

SPOKANE, WA — The Spokane Shadow announced a large contingent of its player pool Wednesday in preparation for the team’s Season Opener in the Evergreen Premier League Saturday evening at the newly-renovated Spokane Falls CC Stadium. Game time is set for 7:00 pm. The group, which includes several area high school standouts, joins the previously … Continue reading

Huskies edge Sounders Women at Starfire
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Huskies edge Sounders Women at Starfire

SEATTLE, WA – (club release) The annual meeting between the University of Washington and the Sounders Women was played on a sunny Starfire pitch. The University of Washington scored in the 16th minute and held that score till the finish, despite multiple chances for both teams to add a goal. The Sounders continue to build … Continue reading

EPLWA kicks off with three weekend matches
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EPLWA kicks off with three weekend matches

The Evergreen Premier League (EPLWA) kicks off its inaugural season this weekend with matches in Yakima, Bellingham and Silverdale. The elite men’s soccer league was formed in the summer of 2013. Less than a year later hundreds of soccer folks from around Washington have organized eight clubs and a new league to showcase local talent … Continue reading

EPLWA Pre-season scoreboard: Vancouver, Yakima win on Saturday
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EPLWA Pre-season scoreboard: Vancouver, Yakima win on Saturday

The Evergreen Premier League kicks off on April 26 and most of the clubs are playing pre-season matches to get ready for league competition. Four clubs played this weekend. Bellingham United fell 2-1 to Western Washington University on Friday night. South Sound FC was edged 3-2 by the Sounders Academy U-18’s on Saturday morning at … Continue reading

Spokane Shadow unveil secondary mark honoring city, club history
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Spokane Shadow unveil secondary mark honoring city, club history

SPOKANE, WA—  (club release) The Spokane Shadow unveiled a new secondary mark that incorporates the iconography of Spokane, the history of the men’s team and a more traditional crest design. The new look, created by league partner Viking Design Studio, will be available on merchandise sold at the club’s Evergreen Premier League matches and soon … Continue reading

Lindsay Elston signs pro with Houston Dash
Adult Leagues / College Soccer / NWSL / Seattle Sounders Women / W-League

Lindsay Elston signs pro with Houston Dash

TUKWILA, WA – Former Sounders Women midfielder Lindsay Elston signed her first professional contact last week with the Houston Dash. The University of Washington graduate went on trial during the preseason for the Dash, and earned a spot with the NWSL expansion team. Following her signing, SoundersWomen.com caught up with Lindsay, for a little 1v1! SoundersWomen.com: … Continue reading

Video Buzz: Seattle Sporting FC NPSL match highlights
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Video Buzz: Seattle Sporting FC NPSL match highlights

BOTHELL, WA— Seattle Sporting FC of the NPSL has won their first two matches of their inaugural season. Coming up next the team, which plays at Bothell’s Pop Keeney Stadium, will host the other undefeated side in the division, Spartans FC. That match takes place Saturday April 19 at 2 PM. See poster below, along … Continue reading

Five Huskies to play for AC Seattle in WPSL
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Five Huskies to play for AC Seattle in WPSL

AC Seattle of the WPSL has stocked its upcoming season roster with five Washington Huskies. See their announcement below. AC Seattle release: AC Seattle is excited to announce the local players that will join the team for the 2014 season. What do they have in common? They all come from the University of Washington. This … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Jeff Halstead shoots Pumas v. Hammers
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Picture Perfect: Jeff Halstead shoots Pumas v. Hammers

BREMERTON, WA — Miguel Gonzalez spent some pre-season training time with Seattle Sounders FC of Major League Soccer. The college scoring star has settled in with the PDL, and that is great news for the Kitsap Pumas. Gonzalez has reunited with his junior college coach Andrew Chapman (Peninsula Pirates), and the results look promising after … Continue reading

EPLWA Pre-Season: Victory open with win, Pumas crush Hammers, South Sound wins
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EPLWA Pre-Season: Victory open with win, Pumas crush Hammers, South Sound wins

SEATTLE, WA — Vancouver Victory FC gave the Evergreen Premier League its unofficial first win of the pre-season on Saturday APril 12 when the new club from the new league beat Everett United 4-2 at Roosevelt High School. Over in Bremerton the Kitsap Pumas pounced on Bellingham United FC 6-1. The Hammers’ only goal was … Continue reading

Sounders Women, U-23 partner with Azteca Mexican Restaurants
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Sounders Women, U-23 partner with Azteca Mexican Restaurants

TUKWILA, WA – The Seattle Sounders Women and Sounders U-23 announced today a partnership with Azteca Mexican Restaurants. The locally owned restaurant chain has 24 locations throughout Washington. Azteca will be officially branded in the Sounders Women Azteca Autograph Alley. The locally owned restaurant chain will also sponsor Sounders Women autograph cards and hand out … Continue reading

Spokane Shadow grab five Zags for EPLWA roster
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Spokane Shadow grab five Zags for EPLWA roster

SPOKANE, WA — (Shadow release) The Spokane Shadow announced that the club will feature five players from Gonzaga University this summer during the debut season of the Evergreen Premier League. Joining the team will be Keane Ellis, Aaron Jeffery, Andrew Newman and local products Dustin Ferger (East Valley HS) and Graison Le (Coeur d’Alene HS). … Continue reading

Vancouver Victory FC scores Muchas Gracias Mexican Food as marquee sponsor
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Vancouver Victory FC scores Muchas Gracias Mexican Food as marquee sponsor

VANCOUVER, WA— Vancouver Victory FC have announced that Muchas Gracias Mexican Restaurants will be the club’s shirt sponsor in 2014 and 2015. The popular dining chain has restaurants in Southwest Washington and greater Portland. Muchas Gracias CEO Rodolfo Sanchez de la Torre oversees 37 restaurants, 11 in the Vancouver area, where the chain in based. The two year deal assures Muchas Gracias … Continue reading

Video Buzz: Embedded with Seattle Stars FC
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Video Buzz: Embedded with Seattle Stars FC

BREMERTON, WA — Seattle Stars FC of the Evergreen Premier League crossed the big pond on Wednesday night to face the Kitsap Pumas of the Premier Development League in a pre-season match. It was an unadvertised, non-ticketed affair, but Pumas fans still showed up in good numbers. They were happy with what they saw as … Continue reading

Ocean Shores Cup in June 2014: Beer Me!
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Ocean Shores Cup in June 2014: Beer Me!

OCEAN SHORES, WA— The 2014 Ocean Shores Cup takes place June 7th and June 8th featuring coed open, coed 030, men’s open, men’s 030, men’s 040, and men’s 048 divisions. This year’s cup is sponsored by Deschutes Brewery. Matches are on grass fields. Taking to the sand afterwards is optional. http://www.oceanshorescup.com “The Ocean Shores Cup … Continue reading

Video Buzz: WestSound FC Men shut down by Geoduck goalkeeper Clark
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Video Buzz: WestSound FC Men shut down by Geoduck goalkeeper Clark

SILVERDALE, WA –- The WestSound FC Men of the Evergreen Premier League had hopes of starting their pre-season schedule in a positive way as they hosted the Evergreen State Geoducks Saturday night at Silverdale Stadium. They got their wish, but not a win. WestSound FC attacked the Evergreen goal often in the second half, but … Continue reading

NPSL Kicks off Sunday afternoon with battle of Seattle-area clubs in Bothell
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NPSL Kicks off Sunday afternoon with battle of Seattle-area clubs in Bothell

BOTHELL, WA — Sporting Seattle FC is ready to host their first-ever home match in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL). They will do it on Sunday April 6 at 2 PM against the team that is destined to be their local rivals, Inter United FC of Tukwila. Sporting owner Victor Perez has been working … Continue reading

Former MLS Sounder Kevin Forrest commits to play for Shadow EPLWA team
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Former MLS Sounder Kevin Forrest commits to play for Shadow EPLWA team

SPOKANE, WA—The Spokane Shadow announced today that former Major League Soccer player Kevin Forrest has committed to playing for the team during its debut season in the Evergreen Premier League (EPLWA). The former professional played one season in MLS during the Seattle Sounders’ inaugural season as well as two seasons in the USL First Division. … Continue reading

Sounders U-23 welcome back Academy alumni
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Sounders U-23 welcome back Academy alumni

TACOMA, WA – (club release) The Sounders U-23 will welcome back three Sounders Academy alumni for the summer’s Premier Development League season. Jordan Schweitzer, Ian Lange and Michael Gallagher all return for their second year with the U-23’s. Sounders U-23 Manager, Darren Sawatzky, said, “We welcome back three of our blossoming college players for the … Continue reading

Former Sounder Chad Brown will coach Spokane Shadow in EPLWA
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Former Sounder Chad Brown will coach Spokane Shadow in EPLWA

SPOKANE, WA—(club release) The Spokane Shadow announced Wednesday that the club has appointed former player Chad Brown as head coach of the team for its debut season in the Evergreen Premier League (EPLWA). The Central Valley High School product will be returning to his hometown after playing professionally and coaching amidst the collegiate ranks for … Continue reading