Prep Girls Soccer: W.F. West Captures Battle on the Blacktop Title

TENINO — The Beavers played host to six teams throughout the weekend and were able to reach the championship game, but it was W.F. West with a 1-0 win against the Beavers that took the Battle on the Blacktop prep girls soccer tournament. Source: Prep Girls Soccer: W.F. West Captures Battle on the Blacktop Title Continue reading Prep Girls Soccer: W.F. West Captures Battle on the Blacktop Title

River’s Edge Brewfest July 27 at Stocker Fields to support Snohomish Youth Soccer Club

The River’s Edge Brewfest is a community event and fundraiser put on by the Snohomish Youth Soccer Club on July 27th from 1-9pm at Stocker Fields. This is a fun 21+ event for the parents. The River’s Edge Brewfest will … Continue reading River’s Edge Brewfest July 27 at Stocker Fields to support Snohomish Youth Soccer Club

The John F Kennedy Cup: The Legacy of an International Cup Competition on the West Coast, 1960 – 2018

From a must-read piece by Josh Duder on Protagonist Soccer: “The 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, was an avid sportsman; he played American Football and was a member of his high school swim team.” READ IT HERE: The John F Kennedy Cup: The Legacy of an International Cup Competition on the West Coast, 1960 – 2018 “The competition would go on to be dominated by Washingtonian teams like four-time winners FTI Seattle and legendary four-time winners Seattle Hibernian & Caledonian Saints. Hibs-Caley Saints, originally formed in 1990 as Transients Football Club, started accumulating silverware right away … Continue reading The John F Kennedy Cup: The Legacy of an International Cup Competition on the West Coast, 1960 – 2018

Knowing Dagi Kesim: Player reflects on 12 years with his soccer teacher

Editor’s Preface: When Kevin Baron (Kamiak HS) scored the first-ever goal for the Snohomish County FC Steelheads in league play in late April, it was a big moment for the player, the team and the head coach, Dagi Kesim. Now … Continue reading Knowing Dagi Kesim: Player reflects on 12 years with his soccer teacher

Sounders, Quakes share NASL Heritage; San Jose visits Wednesday

SEATTLE, WA—“The Heritage Cup (unlike the Cascade Cup and some other trophies) is not a typical “rivalry” cup,” says Soccer Silicon Valley Community Foundation’s Ned Zuparko. A storied soccer tradition in the heart of Seattle. ⚽️🏙 On Wednesday, we celebrate … Continue reading Sounders, Quakes share NASL Heritage; San Jose visits Wednesday

Seattle U’s Schreiner coaches at Special Olympics World Games

Courtesy Seattle U Athletics Rich Schreiner helped the US team win bronze last month. SEATTLE, WA –– (school release)  Seattle University women’s soccer Associate Head Coach Rich Schreiner served as Head Coach of Team USA at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu … Continue reading Seattle U’s Schreiner coaches at Special Olympics World Games

A Night with Alan Hinton & Friends

Washington State Legends of Soccer and title partner Seattle Sounders FC are hosting A Night with Alan Hinton & Friends on Tuesday, March 19 at the Kirkland Performance Center. With a number of local soccer legends in attendance – including Sounders FC Head Coach Brian Schmetzer… Source: Washington State Legends of Soccer and Sounders FC a Night with Alan Hinton & Friends Continue reading A Night with Alan Hinton & Friends

Tony Chursky joins Adrian Webster in new NASL Sounders book

1970’s Seattle Sounders stars Adrian Webster and Tony Chursky have teamed up for a new book available on Amazon entitled “Sounders Together, Friends Forever.” It’s just the latest collection of North American Soccer League (NASL) Sounders memories for Webster, who has … Continue reading Tony Chursky joins Adrian Webster in new NASL Sounders book

Snohomish County Steelheads offer lifetime season tickets for just $100

SMOKEY POINT, WA— The Snohomish County FC Steelheads are preparing for their first season in the Western Washington Premier League (WWPL) and they want to encourage local support along the way. The club has introduced a “Founders Club” where fans … Continue reading Snohomish County Steelheads offer lifetime season tickets for just $100

adidas Soccer expands Tango League Tournaments; Seattle added in February

adidas Soccer today announced the expansion of their Tango League Qualifying tournaments to five new cities across the United States in the first half of 2019, providing a wider platform for creators Source: adidas Soccer Expands Tango League Tournaments to Five New U.S. Cities in 2019 Previously only held in New York City and Los Angeles in the U.S., adidas has confirmed five new Qualifying tournament locations set for this winter and early Spring, providing more athletes in more markets with the chance to win ultimate Tango League bragging rights. The new cities include: January 19th – Dallas, TX @ FORO Sports Club January 26th – Houston, … Continue reading adidas Soccer expands Tango League Tournaments; Seattle added in February

Kirkland’s (SU) McGlynn heads to U-19 National Team camp

Declan McGlynn of Seattle U men’s soccer has been selected to join the U-19 U.S. National Team for training camp this weekend in Florida. Source: McGlynn Heads to National Team Camp CHICAGO – Declan McGlynn of Seattle University men’s soccer has been selected for the upcoming U-19 U.S. National Team training camp. The three-team camp will be held from Jan. 4-13 at the Premier Sports Campus in Lakewood Ranch, Florida. The U-20 and U-17 U.S. National Teams will train at the event as well. The U-19 side will face the U-20s on Tuesday and then take on the U-17s on Sunday, Jan. … Continue reading Kirkland’s (SU) McGlynn heads to U-19 National Team camp

Street Soccer Seattle offers skills for life on and off the field to players from all over the PNW

Under the soft sun of a Seattle spring day, a group of roughly two dozen people kicked soccer balls about on a sufficiently level stretch of grass in Gasworks Park, squarely between the skeleton of the Seattle Gas Light Company gasification plant and a hill where a couple in brightly colored flowing pants took turns stretching their arms outward, completing a sundial with their bodies. Read the article here: Street Soccer Seattle offers skills for life on and off the field to players from all over the PNW The group formed the Cascadia wing of street soccer, an institution that … Continue reading Street Soccer Seattle offers skills for life on and off the field to players from all over the PNW

Walking soccer offers a more casual way to play | HeraldNet.com

The ‘fun alternative to the full version of the game’ has come to Snohomish County. No one beats Father Time, and in soccer eventually there comes a point when even the most well-trained athletes can no longer handle the sprinting, quick lateral movements and physical contact the game requires. That’s where walking soccer comes in. Read the entire article here: Walking soccer offers a more casual way to play | HeraldNet.com Editor’s Note:  Snohomish Walking Soccer will be back in March 2019 Wednesday nights, Kasch Park 7:15 pm    Drop-In  Open to all ages but designed for those who can no longer run and … Continue reading Walking soccer offers a more casual way to play | HeraldNet.com

Sounders FC signs Nick Mars as club’s official 2019 Esports gamer

SEATTLE, WASH. – Sounders FC today announced that it has signed Nick Mars, known by the handle TheMarsBars11, as the Rave Green’s official competitive esports representative for 2019. Mars signed with the club following his victory in Sounders FC’s first-ever open esports tournament, which consisted of an online competition narrowing the field to 16 gamers who then advanced to a final round held on December 4. “As Sounders FC enters its second year in the esports realm in 2019, we were really searching for a competitive representative while keeping local ties,” said Sounders FC Chief Operating Officer Bart Wiley. “Our … Continue reading Sounders FC signs Nick Mars as club’s official 2019 Esports gamer

THINK TANK FC: Steelheads clock is on the wall, tick tock

Think Tank FC talks about running adult soccer clubs at the elite / semi-pro level in the state of Washington and the Northwest. David Falk is the former Media Director for the Evergreen Premier League, Western Indoor Soccer League and Northwest Premier League. … Continue reading THINK TANK FC: Steelheads clock is on the wall, tick tock

TOCA Football scores with training center expansion in Lynnwood

LYNNWOOD, WA—TOCA Football, Inc, a sports technology and supplemental training business specializing in indoor soccer training centers, opened its newest location in Lynnwood, Wash., November 17. Over 300 people gathered to experience TOCA’s revolutionary indoor soccer training and meet local … Continue reading TOCA Football scores with training center expansion in Lynnwood

Brain Training with Connor Hartley: The Power of “Yet”

My name is Connor Hartley. I’m a mental performance consultant from Tacoma, Washington. I teach mental skills to athletes, musicians, students, and other types of performers, including elite athletes in soccer, basketball and golf. I have a master’s degree in mental … Continue reading Brain Training with Connor Hartley: The Power of “Yet”