Open tryouts for Sounders FC, hosted by the Sounders FC U-23s, will be held March 8-9 at Sunset Chev Stadium in Sumner.
Those interested must register here (cost is $50). No applications will be accepted by phone or fax. The deadline is 3 p.m. on March 7.
Sounders coaches and staff will be on hand to evaluate the tryouts, which are open to male players ages 18 and older. Top players from the March 8 sessions will be asked to return for the final day March 9.
Here are some press release quotes:
“We are always on the lookout for top level talent and we want a deep roster where everyone contributes. The Northwest is known for producing excellent players, and these tryouts provide an opportunity to evaluate talented players from this region and beyond.” — Chris Henderson, Sounders FC sporting director
“There are many exciting opportunities for players coming this year. The tryout process becomes a great place to find the players to fill these opportunities. We are excited to see the local and regional talent in March.” — Darren Sawatzky, Sounders FC U-23 head coach