SEATTLE (August 17, 2015) — Seattle Reign FC and Seattle Storm today announced a partnership to bring fans an exclusive celebration of women’s professional sports at the ‘ReignStorm’ Night presented by Ruffneck Scarves, Wednesday, Aug. 26 at 7 p.m. PT. on the Moda Pitch at Memorial Stadium as Reign FC takes on the Boston Breakers.
As part of the partnership, the first 4,000 fans at the match will receive an exclusive ‘ReignStorm’ scarf that features a balanced blend of Reign FC’s royal blue, the Seattle Storm’s green, as well as both team’s logos.
Storm players Sue Bird, Abby Bishop, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Crystal Langhorne and Jewell Loyd will be on hand to cheer on Reign FC and sign autographs on the concourse at halftime of the game.
Reign FC is one of nine teams in the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL), a nine-team Division-I women’s professional soccer league featuring national team players from Canada, Mexico and the U.S. In 2014, Reign FC broke numerous records including most goals scored and fewest goals allowed en route to becoming the 2014 NWSL Shield Winners.
“The Seattle Storm has done an excellent job of building a loyal fan base and a dynamic in-game experience,” said Reign FC head coach and general manager Laura Harvey. “We are pleased to be able to work more closely with our Seattle Center neighbors to grow both our organizations in an effort to continue to bring world-class women’s professional sports to Seattle on the field and on the court.”
The Seattle Storm is a two-time WNBA championship team committed to bringing a premium professional basketball and entertainment experience to a fan base rich in tradition and support. The organization places high value on community and building platforms to positively impact the overall entertainment, attraction and economy of the Puget Sound region. In addition, the Storm is dedicated to local youth development in the areas of fitness and wellness; with a special emphasis on inspiring leadership, motivation and the empowerment of girls and women.
“We are excited to partner with our Seattle Center neighbors as we celebrate professional women’s sports in this city,” said Storm President & GM Alisha Valavanis. “We look forward to cheering on the Reign as they compete to clinch the NWSL Supporters Shield.”
Reign FC currently sits first in the NWSL standings with 33 points, five points ahead of second place Chicago Red Stars and Washington Spirit, and is the first team to clinch one of four playoff spots.
For details on single match tickets, visit ReignFC.com or call (855) REIGN-FC for tickets. Seats start at $19. If you can’t make it to the stadium, download the official, free Reign FC app here to watch every match home and away live via YouTube on your iPhone.