The Sounders U23 have started the season hot with 3 wins and 1 loss on the young 2017 PDL season. After a 6-point weekend playing away at the Victoria Highlanders then returning home to win against TSS Rovers, the Sounders U23 squad will face Lane United away on Friday, June 2nd then return home for the annual game hosted by Black Hills FC against the Portland Timbers U23 team. The Sunday, June 4th game is at 2pm at North Thurston high school in Olympia.
Lane United comes into their home game on Friday with a record of 1-1-1 after tying the Portland Timbers U23 team this past week by a score of 2-2. Head Coach John Galas has brought back many familiar faces that started the 2016 season for Lane United. Jordan Jones currently leads Lane United with 4 goals on the new season and Nick Moon has added 2 goals.
The Portland Timbers U23 team will be familiar to the Sounders U23 team as the teams opened the 2017 PDL season with the Sounders U23 team as the host. In the dying minutes of extra time, Conner Antley struck to give the Sounders U23 team all 3 points for the game. The Timbers, led by head coach Aaron Lewis, won over TSS Rovers and tied Lane United to sit at 1-1-1. The Timbers are led by Francesco Amorosino with 2 goals on the campaign.
Sounders U23 tickets and information can be found at http://www.soundersu23.com.