Monday, May 6, 2013

Shine to begin preparing for 2013 season in next few weeks

With the 2013 Women's Premier Soccer League season just under a month away for the Spokane Shine, new head coach Dan Philp has arranged his preparation plan for the campaign.

The club will be conducting tryouts for the team Friday, May 17 (6-8:00 pm) and Sunday, May 19 (12-2:00 pm) at Plantes Ferry Soccer Complex. Those interested in participating in a tryout or playing for the Shine should contact Philp via email at

The team, which will train and play at Spokane Falls CC for the first time in 2013, will play a warm-up friendly against the Montana Flathead Rapids May 28 at 7:00 pm at SFCC.

The season begins with a pair of home games at SFCC Saturday, June 1 against newcomer Westside Timbers and Saturday, June 8 Emerald City. Both matches will be at 7:00 pm.

Spokane Shine Schedule 

Sat. June 1 – Westside Timbers vs SHINE
Sat. June 8 – Emerald City FC vs SHINE
Sun. June 9 – SHINE @ AC Seattle
Sat. June 15 – SHINE @ Seattle Reign Reserves
Sun. June 16 – SHINE @ Emerald City FC
Sat. June 22 – Tualatin Hills United SC vs SHINE
Wed. June 26 – AC Seattle vs SHINE
Sat. June 29 – SHINE @ Eugene Metro FC
Sun. June 30 – SHINE @ Oregon Rush
Fri. July 5 – Seattle Reign Reserves vs SHINE