Pumas take NW Division and 2014 Ruffneck Cup
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Pumas take NW Division and 2014 Ruffneck Cup

REDMOND, WA — (Pumas release) All season long, the Kitsap Pumas have been checking goals off its list once they’ve reached them. They checked off a few more items Friday night as they defeated the Washington Crossfire 3-1 at Redmond High School. The win gives them the PDL Northwest Division title, the third time in … Continue reading

Pumas, Sounders U23 play to third straight tie
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Pumas, Sounders U23 play to third straight tie

BREMERTON, Wash. – (Pumas release) The Kitsap Pumas and Sounders FC U23 are about as equal as two sides can be when facing off against each other. They showed that again Friday night with a 1-1 draw at Gordon Field. It’s the third consecutive match dating back to last season that the two have played and come … Continue reading

PDL update: Pumas top the NW table, Gunners lead Ruffneck Cup
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PDL update: Pumas top the NW table, Gunners lead Ruffneck Cup

The Kitsap Pumas top the current Premier Development League (PDL) Northwest Division table. They’ve played seven matches, same as second place Victoria. The Sounders U23 are third but have played only five games so far. The Pumas beat Lane United last Saturday in Bremerton. Lane, an expansion club, is off to a fine 2-1-1 start … Continue reading

OUR GAME: Use Ruffneck Scarves as high school fundraisers!
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OUR GAME: Use Ruffneck Scarves as high school fundraisers!

High school fundraising is an old tradition among school sports, social clubs and different school programs. We’ve seen the bake sales, candy sales, popcorn sales and of course the annual car wash. What if you could have a successful fundraiser with a better than 100% return, promote school spirit and actually get people excited about … Continue reading

Kitsap Pumas get Ruffneck Cup after another wild 3:3 draw with Sounders U23 (video)
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Kitsap Pumas get Ruffneck Cup after another wild 3:3 draw with Sounders U23 (video)

BREMERTON, WA— And the winner tonight is…local soccer. That’s the real take-away after a spectacle played out at Gordon Field before a packed house of nearly 1,000 on Saturday night. There was no winner on the pitch, but the 3:3 draw between the Kitsap Pumas and the Sounders U23 had pretty-much everything: goals, drama, red … Continue reading

Kitsap Pumas’ local dominance on the line Saturday against Sounders U23 in Ruffneck Cup finale
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Kitsap Pumas’ local dominance on the line Saturday against Sounders U23 in Ruffneck Cup finale

BREMERTON, WA— The Kitsap Pumas are the top cats in Puget Sound when it comes to local derbies. The Kitsap gang took the Narrows Bridge Bell against Tacoma Tide FC in 2009, 2010 and 2011. Last year they won the inaugural Ruffneck Cup in a four-team Puget Sound derby with the Sounders U23s, North Sound … Continue reading

Ruffneck Cup 2013: Custom scarves designed for champion
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Ruffneck Cup 2013: Custom scarves designed for champion

The 2013 Ruffneck Cup champion will be decided on Saturday night in Bremerton when the Sounders U23 invade the Kitsap Pumas at Gordon Field. We’ve already debuted the trophy that will go to the winning side. Now we can reveal a special twist this year to the other prize the victors will recieve. In 2012 … Continue reading

Kitsap Pumas take Ruffneck Cup lead with win over North Sound
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Kitsap Pumas take Ruffneck Cup lead with win over North Sound

BREMERTON, WA –- Better late than never, but it is as late as it can get for the Kitsap Pumas. They cling to life (but will need plenty of help) in the PDL playoff race. Meanwhile, they are in the lead in the Puget Sound Derby after a 3:1 Ruffneck Cup win over the North … Continue reading

SeaWolves break through with Ruffneck Cup win over Sounders U23
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SeaWolves break through with Ruffneck Cup win over Sounders U23

EDMONDS, WA — Last year the Sounders U23′s outscored the North Sound SeaWolves 13-1 over three matches. This season in a much-tighter Puget Sound scene the Edmonds, WA boys are sticking closer to the MLS-affiliated outfit. MATCH GALLERY: by Wilson Tsoi at Facebook.com/goalWA! When the two clubs met on June 5th in Sumner North Sound … Continue reading

56 days later, Pumas get second win of season
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56 days later, Pumas get second win of season

BREMERTON, WA — It’s been a long time since the Kitsap Pumas last tasted victory. 56 days, to be exact. The Bremerton club last won a PDL match on May 18 in Redmond, 1:0 over Washington Crossfire. On Wednesday night July 3 at Gordon Field the Pumas got their second win, this time 2:1 over … Continue reading

2013 Ruffneck Cup trophy debuts as race heats up
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2013 Ruffneck Cup trophy debuts as race heats up

Who’s gonna take this sweet shiny thing? That’s the question as http://www.RuffneckScarves.com and  goalWA.net debut the beautiful trophy awaiting the winner of the Puget Sound Derby and the 2013 Ruffneck Cup. See the chalice below. The Sounders U23 are in the lead. The defending cup-holder Kitsap Pumas are set with three home matches to go. … Continue reading

Sounders U-23 catch Washington Crossfire at threes in Ruffneck Cup battle
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Sounders U-23 catch Washington Crossfire at threes in Ruffneck Cup battle

by Kyler Parris REDMOND, WA— Washington Crossfire drew the Sounders U23s 3-3 in an exciting, hard-fought inter-state PDL match at Redmond High School on June 30th. In the fourth minute, Crossfire’s early high-pressure defence pays off. The Sounders shakily passes the ball across the backline, until some poor touches lead to a sloppy turnover at … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Six goals in Pumas – SeaWolves Ruffneck Cup battle
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Picture Perfect: Six goals in Pumas – SeaWolves Ruffneck Cup battle

Wilson Tsoi shot the 3:3 match between the North Sound SeaWolves and the Kitsap Pumas on Friday June 28, 2013. The Ruffneck Cup Puget Sound Derby match was a back and forth affair that included a red card ejection. See some shots below and all of Wilson’s gallery at Facebook.com/goalWA. Read our match report here. … Continue reading

PDL Scoreboard: SeaWolves and Pumas in wild draw, Crossfire upsets Timbers
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PDL Scoreboard: SeaWolves and Pumas in wild draw, Crossfire upsets Timbers

Two matches involving Premier Development League teams from the state of Washington were played on Friday night June 28th. In Edmonds WA the North Sound SeaWolves and Kitsap Pumas played to a wild 3:3 draw. In Vancouver WA the home-standing Portland Timbers U-23 were upset 3:2 by Redmond’s Washington Crossfire. The SeaWolves-Pumas match was each … Continue reading

Sounders FC U-23 in Redmond Sunday night against Washington Crossfire
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Sounders FC U-23 in Redmond Sunday night against Washington Crossfire

TACOMA, WA – (includes club release) The Sounders FC U-23 will head to Redmond High School for a Sunday evening match-up against Washington Crossfire. The 6:00 p.m. kick off will mark the third and final meeting between the two sides in the 2013 Premier Development League Northwest Division regular season. The match will be the … Continue reading

SeaWolves get first local win since 2011, jump into Ruffneck Cup race
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SeaWolves get first local win since 2011, jump into Ruffneck Cup race

REDMOND, WA— Tuesday June 21, 2011. That was the last time the North Sound SeaWolves won a match against another Puget Sound PDL side. On that night at the Stadium Bowl they topped Tacoma Tide FC 3:1. The Tide have gone on to become the Sounders U-23′s and the SeaWolves went on to be winless … Continue reading

Instant Ruffneck Classic: Pumas, Sounders U23 split six goals
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Instant Ruffneck Classic: Pumas, Sounders U23 split six goals

UNIVERSITY PLACE, WA–- The Sounders U23 scored three goals in the first and the Kitsap Pumas countered with three of their own in the second as the PDL rivals fought to a 3:3 draw on Friday night May 24 at Curtis High School. A boisterous crowd of nearly 500 chanted throughout the contest as the U23′s … Continue reading

Kitsap Pumas get first win with Ruffneck triumph over Washington Crossfire
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Kitsap Pumas get first win with Ruffneck triumph over Washington Crossfire

REDMOND, WA — If there is one thing the Kitsap Pumas know how to do, it’s beating their local rivals. The Bremerton bunch rarely lose to Puget Sound’s other PDL sides. It happened again on Saturday night May 18 in Redmond as Kitsap outlasted Washington Crossfire 1:0.The Pumas winner was scored by Shane Malcolm in the 22nd … Continue reading

Scarves Across Washington: The gallery grows
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Scarves Across Washington: The gallery grows

It’s been a while—maybe too long—since we updated our “Scarves Across Washington” gallery. Today is the day to rectify that. Searching though the goalWA archives we have found historical scarves, such as the first-ever Emerald City Supporters scarves from 2005…and fresh ones, such as the 2013 Bellingham United season ticket holders scarf. There are Kitsap … Continue reading

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Balanced schedule highlights 2013 Ruffneck Cup competition

The 2013 Ruffneck Cup (home page) will be awarded to the Puget Sound club that can best accomplish the task of the cup slogan: “beat thy neighbor.” The Kitsap Pumas, North Sound SeaWolves, Sounders U23 and Washington Crossfire will have six league battles each to claim the second-annual cup that goes to the winner of … Continue reading

Video Buzz: Lots of “firsts” in 2012 for Washington soccer
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Video Buzz: Lots of “firsts” in 2012 for Washington soccer

The state of Washington is really the STATE of soccer, and 2012 provided many “firsts” for soccer players and followers. We’ve made a list of the goalWA.net Top Ten favorite firsts of the year. See the video countdown below. What did we miss? Post your thoughts in the comments section! Continue reading