SEATTLE, WA ––(Reign release) Seattle Reign FC announced today its 2017 preseason schedule, which features two exhibition matches, including its first-ever match against the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) and its annual match against the University of Washington (UW).
Reign FC will travel to Norco, CA – an hour outside of Los Angeles – to face UCLA in their preseason opener on Tuesday, April 4th. The UCLA Bruins women’s soccer team are 2013 NCAA Champions and 2014 NCAA Quarterfinalists. Reign FC’s Lauren Barnes played for UCLA from 2007-2010.
Legends FC and Slammers FC, two of the leading elite-level club soccer programs in southern California, have come together to sponsor the match, which will take place at SilverLakes, a new state-of-the-art soccer and event facility. Admission to the scrimmage is free and open to the public.
Seattle Reign FC vs UCLA
Date: Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Time: 7:30pm PT (Gates open 5:30 pm PT)
Location: SilverLakes Complex
5555 Hamner Avenue
Norco, CA 92860
The University of Washington, led by head coach Lesle Gallimore, is set to host Reign FC on Saturday, April 8th at Husky Soccer Stadium. Reign FC remains undefeated against the Huskies with a 3-0 record. Reign FC’s Lindsay Elston played for UW from 2010-2013. Admission and parking to the scrimmage is free and open to the public.
Fans attending the UW match will have the opportunity to enter a raffle benefiting the Austen Everett Foundation (AEF). AEF works to inspire, empower, and improve the lives of kids battling cancer by teaming them up with professional and collegiate athletic organizations. Seattle Reign FC and University of Washington are proud partners of AEF.
Seattle Reign FC vs UW
Date: Saturday, April 8, 2017
Time: 7:00pm PT (Gates open 6:00pm PT)
Location: Husky Soccer Stadium
4000 Walla Walla Rd
Seattle, WA 98195
Fans are encouraged to arrive early for each match, as seating will be limited.
Reign FC players and coaches will report to training camp, presented by Health Warrior, on Friday, March 10. The full schedule for Health Warrior Preseason Training Camp, including open training information for the public and media, will be released in the coming weeks.
Seattle Reign FC season tickets for 2017 are now available. To purchase tickets, visit reignfc.com/seasontix or call the Reign FC ticket office at (855) REIGN-FC.
About Seattle Reign FC:
Seattle Reign FC is one of ten teams in the National Women’s Soccer League. The NWSL is the premier women’s professional soccer league in North America, featuring many of the top players from the United States, Canada and around the world. Seattle Reign FC train and host home matches at Memorial Stadium, located in the shadow of the Space Needle on the Seattle Center campus. For more information on the club visit reignfc.com.