National high School soccer rankings include four from Washington

The latest USA TODAY/United Soccer Coaches Super 25 Spring Boys – National – Poll posted on April 16, 2019 has four schools from the state of Washington featured.  The Regional Rankins are dominated by Washington schools, who play boys soccer in Spring.   Rank School Prev. W-L-T 1 Dalton (Dalton, Ga.) 1 16-0-0 2 Clover (Clover, S.C.) 2 17-0-0 3 Jenks (Jenks, Okla.) 5 12-0-0 4 Kearney (Kearney, Neb.) 6 11-0-0 5 Deep Run (Glen Allen, Va.) NR 8-0-0 6 Cross Keys (Atlanta, Ga.) 11 13-1-0 7 Columbia River (Vancouver, Wash.) 12 10-0-1 8 Lambert (Suwanee, Ga.) 3 13-0-1 9 … Continue reading National high School soccer rankings include four from Washington

Brain Training with Connor Hartley: Soccer and Thankful Thinking

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 health … Continue reading Brain Training with Connor Hartley: Soccer and Thankful Thinking

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”

Snohomish County FC Founders Club Members step up as Steelheads volunteers

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, WA— Snohomish County Football Club (SnoCo FC) decided earlier this year that they wanted to organize and grow in a way that allowed local residents and soccer fans to help build the club from the ground up. So the “Steelheads” unveiled a “Founders Club” plan that offers lifetime season tickets, a vote for a representative on the club board, and an inaugural SnoCo FC scarf — all for just $100. So far the club has sold 15 of 50 available Memberships. It’s a start that comes with helping hands. “We were excited to sell an initial bunch of … Continue reading Snohomish County FC Founders Club Members step up as Steelheads volunteers

Jayda battles cancer while Ephrata High School teammates support her through soccer

EPHRATA, WA—Jayda Harmon was getting ready for a summer break before her senior year, when her world was changed by a diagnosis of a quick-moving cancer in the bones. (Link) Her ‘soccer family’ knew they wanted to show their support. … Continue reading Jayda battles cancer while Ephrata High School teammates support her through soccer

Grand Coulee Dam School Board renews soccer, Lake Roosevelt HS Girls kick on

Don’t take anything for granted when it comes to athletics at the high school level. Likely even more true for rural, smaller high schools where enrollment and money can mean the death and rebirth, and perhaps a stay of execution … Continue reading Grand Coulee Dam School Board renews soccer, Lake Roosevelt HS Girls kick on

goalCLICKS: Ten local soccer stories you should read

Here’s another collection of links for you to check out via the goalWA.net goalCLICKS column! Soccer helps Browns ‘hold fast’ through uncertain times It’s no surprise Black Hills High School senior Bella Brown is a tough, aggressive soccer player. Her … Continue reading goalCLICKS: Ten local soccer stories you should read

PICTURE PERFECT: Quinn Width at Redhawks versus Huskies Seattle derby

SEATTLE, WA— They stood head to head, toe to toe — mere minutes apart from each other’s campuses. When the grass stopped flying the Washington Huskies liked the scoreboard, which had them on top 2-0 and victorious over the Seattle … Continue reading PICTURE PERFECT: Quinn Width at Redhawks versus Huskies Seattle derby

Sounders Biz: SeatGeek to replace Ticketmaster; Tenney leaves

SEATTLE, WA—Sounders FC today announced that the club has partnered with SeatGeek to make the company the club’s official ticketing partner beginning in 2018. SeatGeek replaces Ticketmaster as Seattle’s official primary and resale ticketing platform, on the heels of last … Continue reading Sounders Biz: SeatGeek to replace Ticketmaster; Tenney leaves