Men's semi-pro indoor soccer team
TUMWATER, WA – The Tumwater Pioneers arena soccer team makes their South Sound debut at Tumwater Indoor Sports on Saturday, January 5th against the Marysville Ruckus. First kick is scheduled for 7:00 PM, doors open at 6:00 PM. Tickets are available in advance at Tumwater Indoor Sports during normal business hours or at the door for just $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and children. The game will feature contests and prizes for all-ages and a beer garden for fans 21-and-over with I.D.
The Tumwater Pioneers are a semi-pro indoor soccer team competing in their first season in the Premier Arena Soccer League and feature athletes from the Olympia area including a number of current players and alumni from the Evergreen State, Saint Martin’s and South Puget Sound soccer teams. The Pioneers come into the game at 0-2 after dropping their opener to the Kitsap Pumas, 11-3, on December 1st and then falling to the Oregon Blacktails in Salem, Oregon, 14-5, on December 15th. Evergreen alum Chris Pugh leads the Pioneers with three goals this season. Meanwhile, the Marysville Ruckus are 1-2, their only win coming against the expansion Arlington Aviators on a last minute goal.
Directions to Tumwater Indoor Sports from Olympia: From I-5 South – Take exit 101, Tumwater Boulevard, and turn left on to Tumwater Boulevard. Turn right on to Center Street. Turn right on to 78th Avenue and left into the Tumwater Indoor Sports parking lot. From Capital Boulevard – Turn right on to Tumwater Boulevard. Turn left on to Center Street. Turn right on to 78th Avenue and left into the Tumwater Indoor Sports parking lot. The address for TIS is 7845 Center Street, Tumwater, WA.
For in-game updates and more information throughout the season, visit the Pioneers website at www.tumwaterpioneers.com, follow the Pioneers on Twitter at @TumwaterPios or like their Facebook page at Facebook.com/TumwaterPioneers.
Media notes (PDF): Tumwater Marysville Notes