Missouri trip a positive one for Kitsap Pumas coach Ritchie
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Missouri trip a positive one for Kitsap Pumas coach Ritchie

BREMERTON,WA — (republished courtesy of KitsapPumas.com) It’s always nice to see a business trip go as smooth as possible. Well, almost smooth. “The first flight was delayed so I was stuck in Salt Lake for six hours because there was engine trouble,” manager James Ritchie said of his trip to Missouri. “And then we had … Continue reading

Video Buzz: WestSound FC Summer Classic
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Video Buzz: WestSound FC Summer Classic

goalWA.net dropped by the inaugural WestSound FC Summer Classic in Bremerton on Saturday. Everyone was huddled in shade between matches. goalWA.net Local Soccer News is sponsored by Pro Roofing Northwest, Kirkland, Bellevue, Seattle, Redmond, Woodinville, Federal Way, Everett, Snohomish, Issaquah, Renton, Kent, Bothell, Edmonds Washington roofing company. Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Pumas and Huskies battle to draw in West Sound
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Picture Perfect: Pumas and Huskies battle to draw in West Sound

BREMERTON, WA -– The professional Kitsap Pumas took a 2:0 lead into halftime on Saturday April 20th at Gordon Field but then saw Washington play the better second half in an eventual 2:2 draw. The Huskies fought all the way back in the last minute of the match when a long, floating shot was destined … Continue reading

Coach Andrew Chapman returns to sidelines for Kitsap Pumas
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Coach Andrew Chapman returns to sidelines for Kitsap Pumas

BREMERTON, Wash. — The Kitsap Pumas are renewing their soccer connections with the greater peninsula as they welcome back former assistant coach Andrew Chapman to the same position he formerly held with the club. “Over the years Andrew has been a great friend, colleague and rival,” says Pumas head coach James Ritchie. The two once … Continue reading

Will Kitsap Pumas wear “Safe” kits in 2013?
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Will Kitsap Pumas wear “Safe” kits in 2013?

BREMERTON, Wash.— The Kitsap Pumas are preparing for their fifth season in the national Premier Development League. This year will bring more changes for the club than in any previous campaign. Among the changes under discussion is finding a shirt sponsor. In their previous four seasons the Pumas have had just one front (major) shirt … Continue reading

Tayou brothers among hopefuls at Kitsap Pumas invite (photos, video)
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Tayou brothers among hopefuls at Kitsap Pumas invite (photos, video)

BREMERTON, Wash. — Franck and Uzi Tayou are back in Washington, continuing their travels and amazing soccer lives. The brothers, originally from Cameroon, played a season at Tacoma Community College before going Division One with West Virginia. While in Tacoma they were spotted by Greg Howes, a native of the City of Destiny who is … Continue reading

Kitsap Pumas sign Shaffer, Gardea, have Daniels on radar
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Kitsap Pumas sign Shaffer, Gardea, have Daniels on radar

BREMERTON, Wash.— The Kitsap Pumas have signed central midfielder Neil Shaffer and defender Ben Gardea to contracts for the 2013 PDL season. The club has yet to announce but is expected to also sign big target forward William Daniels. “Neil is a massive signing for the club. Possibly one of the biggest in the club’s … 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

goalWA.net PASL NW Player of the Week: Pat Perkins, Kitsap Pumas
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goalWA.net PASL NW Player of the Week: Pat Perkins, Kitsap Pumas

BREMERTON, Wash. — Local kid returns home, does good. That’s the working story after Pat Perkins scored four goals and chipped in three assists as the Kitsap Pumas mauled Oregon Blacktails FC 13:3 on January 12th in PASL NW action. You can’t get any more local than Perkins, who played soccer at and graduated from … Continue reading

Tumwater Pioneers make PASL Premier debut Saturday night in Bremerton
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Tumwater Pioneers make PASL Premier debut Saturday night in Bremerton

TUMWATER, Wash. - (www.TumwaterPioneers.com release) The Tumwater Pioneers make their PASL debut on Saturday, December 1st when they travel to Bremerton to take on the Kitsap Pumas at the Olympic Soccer and Sports Center. Today, the Pioneers are proud to announce the “Pioneer 17″, the founding roster that earned the opportunity in preseason to represent the … Continue reading

Kitsap Pumas kick off third indoor season Saturday against Tumwater Pioneers
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Kitsap Pumas kick off third indoor season Saturday against Tumwater Pioneers

BREMERTON, Wash.-  “We will have a bit of a new look to us this year but it will be a good opportunity for some new faces to prove their mettle for indoor and for the outdoor team,” Kitsap Pumas PASL-Premier head coach Dustyn Brim tells us. His Pumas open their season this Saturday December 1st … Continue reading

Scouting trip: Gordon Field as future Kitsap Pumas home
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Scouting trip: Gordon Field as future Kitsap Pumas home

by David Falk There’s no reason that Gordon Field can’t be a future permanent home for the Kitsap Pumas Soccer Club of the PDL.  Except for the logistics of spending the money and getting cooperation with Kitsap County, that is. I went to Gordon Field, where I have been many times before, to take some … Continue reading

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Danny Medina, seven others ink with Kitsap Pumas

The Kitsap Sun reports the Pumas of Bremerton have signed eight more players, including an early tryouts standout from Texas, midfielder Danny Medina. The Pumas start their pre-season match schedule this week, including a Saturday visit to Bellingham to play United. The Pumas will fight for the first-ever Ruffneck Cup, for Puget Sound bragging rights, … Continue reading