Redhawks Women’s Soccer volunteers at Swedish Hospital
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Redhawks Women’s Soccer volunteers at Swedish Hospital

Courtesy Seattle University Members of the Seattle University women’s soccer team showed that they care as much about their community as they do about soccer and their schoolwork, volunteering their time at the fourth annual Holidays at the Hospital at Swedish First Hill on December 8. Alongside members of the Seattle U Athletic Training staff, … Continue reading

Video Buzz: TOPSoccer in national video feature
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Video Buzz: TOPSoccer in national video feature

It’s great to see Washington TOPSoccer featured in a US Youth Soccer video on their national Youtube channel. Watch below as locals are interviewed from the Snohomish Soccer Dome! TOPSoccer, The Outreach Program (for) Soccer, is a unique program that enables children and adults, 4 years old and up with developmental and/or physical disabilities to play the World’s game. Anyone … Continue reading

Video Buzz: Seattle Reign players surprise Z Girls at Starfire
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Video Buzz: Seattle Reign players surprise Z Girls at Starfire

On Tuesday, August 13th players from women’s professional soccer team, Seattle Reign FC, made a special appearance at a Z Girls summer day camp. Reign players visited with the girls, shared their personal experiences growing up playing competitive soccer, and talked about how they coped with pressures on and off the field. The appearance was … Continue reading

PacNW goalkeeper Swain takes soccer skills to Japan
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PacNW goalkeeper Swain takes soccer skills to Japan

Erin Swain, 16, just returned from two weeks in Japan playing soccer and providing clinics and camps for Japanese students and military families.  Erin is a goalkeeper for GU17 PacNW Soccer Club (Renton, WA) and also plays for Seattle Christian Schools-the 1A State Finalists from 2012 when Erin was named all-state goalkeeper. The group she … Continue reading

Reign FC partners with You Can Play in support of equality in sports
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Reign FC partners with You Can Play in support of equality in sports

SEATTLE, WA – (club release) Seattle Reign FC today announced a partnership with the social advocacy group You Can Play. You Can Play is a campaign dedicated to the eradication of homophobia in sports, centered around the slogan, “If you can play, you can play.” The campaign was launched on March 4, 2012 by its … Continue reading

Friends of Mia Alumni Cup brings South Sound soccer community together
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Friends of Mia Alumni Cup brings South Sound soccer community together

The fifth annual Friends of Mia Alumni Soccer Cup was held last weekend in South Sound. OlySports.com has photos (see link below) and ThurstonTalk.com has posted a great write-up, which includes this intro: Friends of Mia is named after Mia Deligeannis, the late daughter of Lani Benavente and Casey Deligeannis and twin sister to brother Noah … Continue reading