Picture Perfect: Reign v. Thorns by Jeff Halstead
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Picture Perfect: Reign v. Thorns by Jeff Halstead

Seattle Reign FC hosted Portland Thorns FC on May 25 at Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila. Jeff Halstead was at his first Reign match and shares a gallery of shots at Facebooki.com/goalWA. Seattle dropped a close 1:0 decision. goalWA.net Local Soccer News is sponsored by Pro Roofing Northwest, Kirkland, Bellevue, Seattle, Redmond, Woodinville, Federal Way, Everett, Snohomish, … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Seattle in professional National Women’s Soccer League
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Picture Perfect: Seattle in professional National Women’s Soccer League

Seattle Reign FC are in their first season as a club in a league that is also brand new, the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL.) On Sunday evening May 19 the Reign hosted New Jersey side Sky Blue FC at Starfire Sports Stadium in Tukwila in a league match. Wilson Tsoi shot for goalWA.net and … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: State High School Boys Soccer comes into focus
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Picture Perfect: State High School Boys Soccer comes into focus

goalWA.net is fortunate to have great photographers contributing from around the state of Washington! Here are two more galleries of recent district playoff matches. Erik Smith shares a few shots from U-High (Spokane) v. Hanford and Kennewick v. Shadle Park. Wilson Tsoi shares a bunch from Snohomish v. Mariner. See the WIAA State Brackets and … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Jeff Halstead shoots East Valley – Ellensburg playoff thriller
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Picture Perfect: Jeff Halstead shoots East Valley – Ellensburg playoff thriller

Jeff Halstead made the trip over the mountains to Ellensburg to shoot the district playoff match between the home high school and East Valley Spokane. The Bulldogs took it to penalty kicks but fell to the visiting Knights. GALLERY: Jeff Halstead shoots East Valley v. Ellensburg on Facebook.com/goalWA  REPORT: East Valley (12-4) over Ellensburg (10-10) … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Over 300 photos of Sounders big win
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Picture Perfect: Over 300 photos of Sounders big win

Rick Morrison and Wilson Tsoi came through just like the Sounders did, with scores of great photos from CenturyLink Field as Seattle crumpled San Jose, 4:0 (match report with photos and video.) GALLERY: Rick Morrison on Facebook.com/goalWA GALLERY: Wilson Tsoi on Facebook.com/goalWA goalWA.net Local Soccer News is sponsored by Pro Roofing Northwest, Kirkland, Bellevue, Seattle, Redmond, Woodinville, … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Bellingham United’s home opener
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Picture Perfect: Bellingham United’s home opener

BELLINGHAM, WA—The Hammers of Bellingham United drew a new club-record crowd of nearly 1,800 to their 2013 Pacific Coast Soccer League on May 5th. The weather was great and the atmosphere was pure football. Only the final score, a 2:1 loss to Estrella de Chile of Burnaby BC, left something to be desired. goalWA.net spent … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Jeff Halstead spends the day at the ‘Rumble’
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Picture Perfect: Jeff Halstead spends the day at the ‘Rumble’

Photographer Jeff Halstead deserves the silver lens award for shooting over 2,000 photos at the recent Rumble in the Rainforest in Port Angeles. The event, hosted as a fundraiser for the Peninsula College soccer program, saw matches over a large stretch of the day on April 27th. Halstead came back with five galleries of shots … Continue reading

Sounders U-23 photos featured in Tacoma’s City Grocer
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Sounders U-23 photos featured in Tacoma’s City Grocer

TACOMA, WA – (club release) Sounders FC U-23 is proud to announce the exhibition of photos from our 2012 season in Tacoma’s IGA City Grocer. City Grocer, downtown Tacoma’s premiere grocery destination, exhibits local artist’s work on store walls. For the month of May, twenty-five photos taken by team photographer, Chris Coulter will be on display in … Continue reading

Port Angeles still shaking from Rumble in the Rainforest
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Port Angeles still shaking from Rumble in the Rainforest

PORT ANGELES, WA— The 2013 Rumble in the Rainforest might be over but the city of Port Angeles is still shaking in the aftermath of the big Saturday April 27 soccer event. Jeff Halstead shot the event and is sorting through over 2,000 photos. The best will be featured this week on goalWA.net.  Galleries posted so … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: SeaWolves face Eagles in Kirkland
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Picture Perfect: SeaWolves face Eagles in Kirkland

KIRKLAND, WA — The North Sound SeaWolves announced another crop of college players joining the team for the upcoming PDL season today. Meanwhile, the club is also working with a group of trialists to find local talent outside of the college realm. On Saturday April 27 North Sound scrimmaged with the Northwest University Eagles, who … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: SU Redhawks and Sounders Women
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Picture Perfect: SU Redhawks and Sounders Women

Jeff Halstead and Wilson Tsoi sent pictures to goalWA.net from Friday April 26th’s match between the Seattle University Redhawks and the Sounders Women. You can read a match report, with video, here. See both shooters’ galleries here: Jeff Halstead: Redhawks v. Sounders Women at Facebook.com/goalWA Wilson Tsoi: Redhawks v. Sounders Women at Facebook.com/goalWA Melissa Busque scores … 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

Picture Perfect: Morrison, Tsoi at Sounders-Chivas USA match
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Picture Perfect: Morrison, Tsoi at Sounders-Chivas USA match

Rick Morrison and Wilson Tsoi shot from the sidelines on Saturday September 8 as the Sounders hosted Chivas USA at Seattle’s CenturyLink Field. The result is nearly 140 photos of great quality capturing the drama on the pitch and in the stands exclusively for http://www.goalWA.net. http://www.goalWA.net is the clear leader in online soccer photography in … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Dale Garvey captures NWAACC action
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Picture Perfect: Dale Garvey captures NWAACC action

The 2012 NWAACC Soccer Friendlies tournament had matches in rapid fire succession starting on August 28 at Starfire Sports Complex. Dale Garvey was at the event and shares photos from a handful of matches. See highlights below and all of Garvey’s photos at Facebook.com/goalWA. (More coverage: A video compilation + On the scene gallery) Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Capturing Cascadia
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Picture Perfect: Capturing Cascadia

Wilson Tsoi, Rick Morrison and Joseph Armand all sent in photos from the Sounders’ Cascadia Cup battle against the Vancouver Whitecaps on August 18, 2012. (Match report with video) See highlights, a slide show and gallery links below! Wilson Tsoi Gallery: Sounders v. Whitecaps Rick Morrison Gallery: Sounders v. Whitecaps Joseph Armand Photos: A few … Continue reading

Picture Perfect: Wilson Tsoi captures Sounders’ win in Open Cup semifinals
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Picture Perfect: Wilson Tsoi captures Sounders’ win in Open Cup semifinals

The Seattle Sounders have a chance to make history thanks to the July 11th victory over Chivas USA at Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila, Washington. No soccer club has ever won four straight United States Open Cups. The Sounders will play Sporting Kansas City on August 8th back in the Midwest in an attempt to … Continue reading