Northwest Premier League kicks off second season April 30th

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BREMERTON, WA—The Northwest Premier League (NWPL) kicks off its second season of play on Sunday April 30, 2017 with four matches. The elite statewide women’s soccer league has changed its format this season to include playoffs and also features a total of 9 clubs with the additions of NCW Alliance in Wenatchee and Washington Timbers in Vancouver, Washington.
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Shadow NWPL tryouts March 25

shadow-sc-500The reigning Northwest Premier League champion Spokane Shadow Women’s First Team Tryout has been scheduled for Saturday, March 25 at the Dwight Merkel Complex.

Players interested in playing for the defending league champions as they head into the second season in the league should register online. The tryouts will be held in the evening at DMC from 6:30 to 8:00 on Field 6. There is a $20 administrative fee.

Head Coach Kevin Moon returns to lead the women’s side in defense of the NWPL crown. Last year’s squad was a successful mix of current and former collegiate players from throughout the area with many of the club’s elite youth players that had regular opportunities to play.

Players can register online at at the following link:

NCW Alliance announces first Northwest Premier League coaching staff


ncw-alliance-fc_logo_facebook-profile-1WENATCHEE, WA — (Alliance release) NCW Alliance FC (NCWAFC) of the NorthWest Premier League (NWPL), is pleased to announce the appointment of Jamie Richards as Head Coach, Luke Astell as Director of Fitness and Javier Reyna as Goalkeeper Coach of the club.

NWPL Primary Crest“Jamie, Luke and Javier have many years of soccer experience under their belts and we predict that together they will make a significant impact to the success of our team”, said Cindy Abouammo, Alliance President. “We can’t wait to get them started assessing all the talented players we have available here in north central Washington and with that in mind we’re hoping to announce our tryout dates soon.”

jamie_richards Jamie Richards.

Richards coached Chelan High School to the 2013 boys soccer state title. He’s also been an assistant in the Wenatchee Valley CC soccer program and was Head Coach of the Wenatchee FC semipro team on…

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Twin City Union name Kyle Jones Head Coach of NWPL side

tcu_update_crestCENTRALIA/ CHEHALIS, WA—(Union release) Twin City Union FC is proud to announce that Kyle Jones will be taking over as head coach for the 2017 season.

“We had many coaches who sent in letters of interest.  Kyle’s presentation and letter of intent was impressive and very in depth!” Chairman Henry Gallanger said. “How can anyone who does that not shoot to the top of your list? At the end of this process, having spoken with a couple candidates, we kept coming back to Kyle and his intent to coach this team.”

MORE:Twin City Open Tryouts Info

img_0030 Kyle Jones.

Kyle comes with vast experience at the club, high school and college levels. He has been on staff with Black Hills FC since 2010 and is coaching a handful of teams as well as their current Director of Coaching. In 2007 Kyle coached both the boys and girls…

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Wenatchee, Vancouver NWPL clubs hit the ground running (videos)

facebook_logos_2NWPL Primary CrestWenatchee-area club NCW Alliance FC and Vancouver Washington-area club Washington Timbers FC are both making positive impressions as they prepare for their first seasons in the Northwest Premier League (NWPL).

North Central Washington Alliance are organizing with open gym time for players, the recent arrival of Ruffneck Scarves, and the development of a marketing strategy which is already paying dividends.

Tarr makes splash with Timbers

Washington Timbers FC recently announced the hiring of Kat Tarr as their first-ever Women’s team head coach. The announcement video has been viewed over 4,000 times and the NWPL Facebook page zoomed past the 500 likes mark in the wake of the hire.

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Kat Tarr named head coach of Washington Timbers NWPL


VANCOUVER, WA— Washington state women’s soccer legend Kat Tarr has been named the first-ever head coach of the Washington Timbers FCNorthwest Premier League team.

In the videos above Tarr thanks the Timbers for the opportunity and opens up about her plans for the team in its first season in the NWPL.

She’s joined by WTFC President Steve Bowmer, who gives a detailed explanation as to why Tarr was the best pick for the job.

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