New USSF Goalkeeper Coach A License spotlights soccer elitism, says J4K Washington’s Swanger

The United States Soccer Federation (USSF) has just announced a Goalkeeper Coach A License pilot program. The press release says The seven-month course runs from September 2018-March 2019 as the highest-level course offered to goalkeeper coaches who are working in a professional environment or will be working in a professional environment. Among the initial students will be... Continue Reading →


Steelheads look to Bellingham United to measure progress on and off the pitch

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, WA— The Snohomish County FC Steelheads are looking north as they continue to form their soccer club. Bellingham United have not only provided opposition on the pitch over the last two years but also inspiration about how to get an elite adult club going. Source: Steelheads look to Bellingham United to measure progress on and off the... Continue Reading →

Tacoma Narrows FC to join WWPL in 2019

TACOMA, WA---Tacoma Narrows FC posted on their Facebook page yesterday that the elite men's independent adult soccer club will compete in the Western Washington Premier League (WWPL) starting with the 2019 season. Earlier Snohomish County Steelheads also announced their acceptance into the WWPL. It's been quite a year for Narrows FC as they continue to... Continue Reading →

Steelheads FC ponder how to remember Oso

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, WA— The Snohomish County FC Steelheads are an elite adult amateur men’s soccer club that will begin play in the Western Washington Premier League (WWPL) in 2019. Source (entire article here): Steelheads ponder how to remember Oso For a club that has its roots in SnoCo, it’s not a question of if but... Continue Reading →

Steelheads and Clear Eyes

There is a new club less than an hour north of Seattle, and they are calling themselves “The Steelheads” after a Twitter vote. Snohomish County FC will be joining the Western Washington Premier League (WWPL) in 2019, the club’s third year of existence. Source: Steelheads and Clear Eyes

Tacoma Weekly: An EPLWA crown for WPFC

The 2018 Evergreen Premier League Champions - Washington Premier FC  Source: AN EPLWA CROWN FOR WPFC After playing second fiddle for the past four years, the local boys from Washington Premier FC finally hoisted the Evergreen Premier League championship trophy on Sunday, July 29. Playing under sun-drenched skies and in front of an overflow crowd... Continue Reading →


Source: SOUNDERS WOMEN CLAIM WPSL NATIONAL CROWN The Sounders Women completed an undefeated season on Sunday, July 22, hoisting the Jerry Zanelli Cup and claiming the 2018 Women’s Premier Soccer League national championship.  Head Coach Scott Ford and his crew of stubborn defenders and crafty possession players took down Pensacola FC in the championship game... Continue Reading →


Washington Premier FC team captain Micah Wenzel gets some hang time. Source: WASHINGTON PREMIER FC TO PLAY FOR EPLWA TROPHY It was a sun-soaked evening at the Washington Premier Complex in Puyallup, and somehow, the play on the main field was even hotter than what the thermometer was claiming. On Sunday, July 22, Washington Premier... Continue Reading →

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