SEATTLE, WA— Seattle Reign FC announced today its 2018 preseason schedule, which features two exhibition matches, including its annual match against the University of Washington (UW) and the club’s second consecutive match against the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA).
The University of Washington, led by head coach Lesle Gallimore, is set to host Reign FC on Thursday, March 8th at 6:30pm PT at Husky Soccer Stadium. Reign FC remains undefeated against the Huskies with a 4–0 record. In their last meeting, Reign FC won 3-0 over the Huskies.
Fans attending the UW match will have the opportunity to donate a suggested $5 at the door to benefit 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.
Fans are encouraged to arrive early for each match, as seating will be limited.
Seattle Reign FC vs UW
Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018
Time: 6:30pm PT (Gates open 5:30pm PT)
Location: Husky Soccer Stadium
4000 Walla Walla Rd
Seattle, WA 98195
Reign FC will travel to Norco, CA – an hour outside of Los Angeles – to face UCLA on Tuesday, March 13th at 8:00pm PT at the SilverLakes Complex. 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.
Gates open three hours prior to kickoff, and fans can enjoy a family fun zone prior to the match with giveaways and food trucks. Admission to the scrimmage is $5 for general admission and $10 for reserved seating.
Seattle Reign FC vs UCLA
Date: Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Time: 8:00pm PT (Gates open 5:00pm PT)
Location: SilverLakes Complex
5555 Hamner Avenue
Norco, CA 92860
Reign FC players and coaches will report to training camp, presented by UW Medicine, on Monday, February 19th. The full schedule for UW Medicine Preseason Training Camp, including open training information for the public and media, will be released in the coming weeks.
Reign FC season ticket memberships are now available for the 2018 NWSL season. To purchase visit reignfc.com/seasontickets 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.