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May
10th

Tide Add 13 Ahead of Friday’s Home Opener

Tacoma Tide FC begin their 2011 United Soccer Leagues PDL campaign this Friday May 13 with a 7 PM match against the North Sound SeaWolves at Stadium Bowl. In preparation for the opener the Tide announce the signing of thirteen players, pushing the Tacoma roster to twenty-two.Adam Bettencourt was a part of Tide Open Tryouts in early April. Now the 6 foot Sacramento State Hornet junior is joining Tacoma to strengthen the Yellows midfield defense. He impressed early on and Tide brass have been anxious for his arrival.

The University of Washington Huskies soccer program continues to influence the

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April
28th

Tide Owner, Head Coach Appear on TV Tacoma

On Thursday April 28 Tacoma Tide FC owner Mike Jennings and head coach Gerry Gray were guests on TVTacoma.com’s CityLine program.

The show will soon be archived and linked online at http://www.cityoftacoma.org/Page.aspx?hid=10248.

Jennings and Gray talked about the role of Tacoma Tide FC in the South Sound soccer community, about the move to Stadium Bowl, and also gave insight into their soccer backgrounds.

TV Tacoma is carried on both the Click! and Comcast Cable systems. On Click! TV Tacoma can be seen on Channel 12 in the Tacoma City

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April
25th

Elliot Morton, Cam Vickers return to Tide for 2011

Today Tacoma Tide FC announce the return of key players on both offense and defense. Elliot Morton is a towering 6-4 defender from Tacoma and Seattle Pacific University. Cam Vickers is a diminutive 5-7 attacker from Auburn WA, and Sonoma State University.

Elliot Morton

Elliot Morton is a Tacoma native who graduated from Bellarmine Prep High School. Morton played premier soccer at Washington Premier FC of Tacoma. He is entering his junior year at Seattle Pacific in 2011. In his 2010 debut with Tacoma Tide FC Morton played nearly 1100 minutes in the back and even chipped in

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April
21st

Tide Sign Local Talent

Tacoma Tide Football Club today announce the return of two more players for the 2011 United Soccer Leagues PDL campaign. Local boys Chase Tangney and Daniel Gray will again bolster the Tacoma attack from the midfield.

Chase Tangney

Chase Tangney has been causing trouble for Tide opponents up and down the touchline since 2007 when he made his Tacoma PDL debut with four goals. In 2010 the 23 year old, five foot eight inch winger tied for team honors with four assists.

Tangney is another in a string of local guys who make up the backbone of the Tide. Chase

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April
8th

Tide sticking with traditional yellow kits for 2011

Tacoma club also announces drive to recruit sponsors, pre-season match schedule

Tacoma WA — Tacoma Tide FC have selected adidas as their uniform maker for the 2011 USL Premier Development League season. Tacoma will wear the adidas Tiro II in their traditional home “Yellow,” with an alternate / away “Royal” (blue).

The kits will be supplied from a new Tide FC partner, Soccer City. Soccer City will soon have Tide jerseys and other gear available from their website store www.SoccerSaves.com.

“It’s great to be working with Soccer City to

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March
31st

Tacoma Tide FC ramping up social media

Tacoma, WA—Tacoma, Washington, is one of the most wired cities in America and Tacoma Tide FC are working to align themselves with their home town’s high tech edge. Recently the six-year old United Soccer Leagues side debuted a partnership with www.BrownPaperTickets.com to not only sell Tide tickets online, but to also allow fans to download tickets to their mobile devices and use them for entry at the Stadium Bowl gates. Now the Tide have undergone a renovation of sorts with

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March
28th

Tide Pre-Season Update

Pre-season Tide Update

Here are a few bytes of recent Tacoma Tide news as the soccer club prepares for the 2011 PDL season at Stadium Bowl

  • Open Tryouts are this Saturday and Sunday at Stadium Bowl at 10 AM. Drop on by.
  • The Tide have added two pre-season matches in April. More details to come, but the matches are April 16 against Gonzaga at Stadium Bowl (free admission) and April 17 against St. Martin’s in Lacey. Kickoff times to follow.
  • The Tide are narrowing in on

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March
23rd

Tacoma Tide FC go high tech with 2011 Stadium Bowl ticket options

Tacoma Tide FC today announce a partnership with www.BrownPaperTickets.com that will allow Tacoma soccer fans several high tech options to purchase and use 2011 tickets to Premier Development League matches at Stadium Bowl in Tacoma’s historic Stadium District. The Tide home opener arrives on Friday, May 13th against Everett’s North Sound SeaWolves.

Soccer fans in the City of Destiny can now purchase Tacoma Tide FC full season tickets, four-ticket Flex Passes, and individual match tickets online at the club’s

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