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Tide scores late twice to earn draw at Crossfire

Redmond, WA — Tacoma Tide FC forward Chris Sanders scored goals in the 81st and 87th minutes to rally the Yellows to a 2:2 draw with Washington Crossfire on Monday May 23rd at Redmond High School. For the second straight match Tacoma fell behind by two goals before finishing strong. In five all-time meetings the clubs have drawn four times. Tacoma has the lone win.

Washington Crossfire took the lead in the 7th minute on an unassisted goal by Alex Klein. After surrendering nine goals without an answer in their opening two losses, the boys from Redmond notched their first goal of the season.

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Tide Face Toughest Week in Club History

We will know a lot more about the 2011 Tide around this time next week. Since opening the season on May 13 at Stadium Bowl with a 2:2 draw against North Sound the South Sound Yellows have been practicing, trying to make the most of a ten day break between matches. The break is over, and this week the Tide have three contests that will decide their United States Open Cup fate as well as their early-season contention for a division playoff spot.

Against this week’s foes the Tide are a combined one win, four ties and seven losses in

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Pack Your KNAPP Sack with Brayton Knapp

Brayton blogs about the Tide trip to Canada
Click HERE to read the Tide defender’s insights from the weekend in Canada that saw goals, injuries, and red cards as the Tide took on Victoria and Vancouver on Friday and Saturday.
This Wednesday, the I-5 Rivalry continues as the Tide welcome Seattle to Curtis HS Stadium. Click HERE for the preview.