TUKWILA, WA— (Sounders Women release) As the Sounders Women return from a short break in the 2016 WPSL season, the playoff run is getting closer by the minute. At 7-0-0, the Sounders Women are in the driver’s seat to head into the postseason.
SUNDAY JULY 10: Sounders Women at OSA FC, 7:45 PM, French Field, Kent
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The Sounders Women took down OSA in their last regular season game by the score of 4-1 with all goals coming in the first half. The game was played on June 28th with the Sounders Women being on break since this game.
Karli White was on a tear early this season for the Sounders Women with 6 goals and 2 assists. Just as White has cooled, Natalia Kuikka has gotten hot, hammering home 6 goals of her own and asserting her presence for the Sounders Women. Cassie Miller has been strong in goal and the minutes have been spread around with some lopsided games so far this season for the entire roster put together by Head Coach Kim Calkins.
As the playoffs near, the Sounders Women will look to secure the playoff spot from the WPSL Northwest Division and test their metal against teams from up and down the west coast and across the country. Stay tuned for announcements as we progress and check out the women in green as they take on OSA this weekend away.
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