Seattle Reign Win Opener, 3-0

It was a perfect day in Seattle for the first match of the 2014 NWSL season. The sun was shining, the “new” stadium was filled with fans, and three points went to the home side. A lot has been said about the major overhaul that Laura Harvey made to her...

Goalfest in Portland Ends in a Draw

After eight goals, the latest Cascadia Cup battle between rivals Seattle Sounders and Portland Timbers ends in a 4-4 draw. On Sunday afternoon, someone saw me in my Sounders jacket and asked me if we won yesterday. Without thinking I said “Yeah!” Then a heartbeat later, “Wait, no. We tied,...

Seattle Reign Defeat UW, 5-0

On Thursday night, the new Seattle Reign FC played their first friendly of the year at Husky Soccer Stadium against the UW women’s team. Most of the national team players were out due to call-ups. Only Japanese international Nahomi Kawasumi was in town. We’ll have to wait a little longer...

Seattle Reign on the Space Needle Roof!

About 570 feet above the ground, the Seattle Reign unveiled their new kits for a small gathering of media on top of the Space Needle’s roof. I can’t remember the last time I was up in the Space Needle, probably 15 years ago during a visit from my parents. But...

Sounders Fall to Columbus Crew

On another rain soaked night, the Seattle Sounders lost at home. This time to the Columbus Crew. Hopefully this isn’t becoming a trend, but it’s the second loss at home in a row. And it was a brutal way to lose – in the final seconds of the match. But...

 

Seattle Reign Win Opener, 3-0

It was a perfect day in Seattle for the first match of the 2014 NWSL season. The sun was shining, the “new” stadium was filled with fans, and three points went to the home side. A lot has been said about the major overhaul that Laura Harvey made to her...

Goalfest in Portland Ends in a Draw

After eight goals, the latest Cascadia Cup battle between rivals Seattle Sounders and Portland Timbers ends in a 4-4 draw. On Sunday afternoon, someone saw me in my Sounders jacket and asked me if we won yesterday. Without thinking I said “Yeah!” Then a heartbeat later, “Wait, no. We tied,...

Seattle Reign Defeat UW, 5-0

On Thursday night, the new Seattle Reign FC played their first friendly of the year at Husky Soccer Stadium against the UW women’s team. Most of the national team players were out due to call-ups. Only Japanese international Nahomi Kawasumi was in town. We’ll have to wait a little longer...