NEWS & EVENTS

04.27.10 Tynecastle B96 team makes finals in US Club WA Cup

U13 boys, playing in the first WA State Cup for US Club, beat Issaquah 1-0 to advance to the finals, where they lost to the Pumas. The team now prepares for US Club Regional's at 60 Acres. Congratulations to the u13 finalists.

04.23.10 Tynecastle G93, B93, B94 teams head to Colorado Showcase May 28-31
U17 boys and girls, along with U16 boys teams are headed to the Colorado Real Cup and Colorado Showcase tournaments next month, hosted by Colorado Real a USSDA member club. This is the first time Tynecastle has sent 3 teams to the prestigious tournaments. Games are played in mile high Denver, Dick's Sporting Goods Park, home of the Colorado Rapids.

04.22.10 Coach Kai joins the new Seattle United Club
Tynecastle wishes Kai the very best at her new club in Seattle (right in her backyard). Kai was instrumental in helping form the girls Academy program. She will be coaching a couple of new teams, which will give our girls the opportunity for friendly matches with Kai. Good luck Kai!

04.21.10 Tyny Player Development
Addressing the high costs associated with player development and individual soccer training, Tynecastle FC has opened a program for players who are new to soccer. Program is available on a first come first serve basis only; for complete registration details see www.tynyfc.com.

04.20.10 Tynecastle FC partners with Casino Road Futbol Academy
Casino Road Futbol Academy
For the 2nd year in a row, Tynecastle FC will help the CRFA staff with volunteer coaches for the week of June 28. Last year was a lot of fun, and this year the camp is expecting 500 kids ages 4 to 15 years old.
Sign up online at CRFA, camp costs is only $10.00 per camper.
This program is a volunteer partnership in the Everett community and is provided to low income families well below actual program costs. To donate, volunteer or help out with the camp please email admin@tynecastlefc.com. Watch Video <click>

04.03.10 Tynecastle G93 play friendly match vs Langley FC (British Columbia)
Tynecastle FC 93 GirlsOn a windy day at Kasch Park, Tynecastle girls played Provincial champions, Langley FC U17. Langley FC is a premier girls soccer club in British Columbia.

Tynecastle FC won the friendly match 3-2 in warming up for WYS State Championship Cup.

Previous friendly saw Tynecastle travel to BC for a friendly match against Langley FC U16.

G93 team is traveling to Denver, CO for the Colorado Showcase this May.

04.02.10 Hadji Sow Joins Tynecastle FC as Club Technical Director

Hadji recently received word that he has passed hisUnion of European Football Associations UEFA "A" Coaching License. UEFA coaching license is the highest professional coaching qualifications in European football. Hadji participated this past fall with the top England FA director overseeing the lessons. Congratulations to Hadji and welcome to Tynecastle FC as a head coach and club technical director.Hadji Sow

As Tynecastle technical director, Hadji will provide coaching clinics and oversight of player development for the club. Hadji comes to Tynecastle FC after spending the past 8 years coaching in WYS, previously with Manchester United Soccer Academy, FC Alliance and FC Marauders.

Hadji noted in his decision to join Tynecastle FC, the club matched his desire and passion to train kids to love the game; "Putting kids first is what I have always believed in."

"The qualifications that Hadji brings to Tynecastle are unrivaled in youth soccer. I look forward to Hadji providing guidance for our players and coaches, and look to his leadership in developing soccer players who aspire to be the very best." - Club Manager, Hoggy

Hadji also holds a USSF A license
2 time winner of USSF men's over 30 tournament (2004, 2006)
Director of a non-profit Kids1st, providing kids in West Africa hope through "One Kick at a Time".

04.02.10 Kevin Lamb Joins Tynecastle FC Coaching Staff
Kevin is one of the most passionate young coaches, recently joined Tynecastle. Grew up in Georgia playing premier club soccer where he represented the states ODP program for 6 years. Kevin went on to run collegiately for the University of Michigan on scholarship, where he lettered on varsity 4 years. Ran 200 and 400 (a personal bests of 21.60 and 46.10 qualified Olympic trials). Voted Seattle Times 2008 4A Coach of the Year. Takes qualifying USSF B license in a few days.

03.05.10 Tynecastle Academy Joins Puget Sound Premier Development League
This year Tynecastle begins a new academy program. Academy director Lyndon Clement will be responsible for this US Club sanctioned player development program.
Tynecastle places 4 teams in the PSPL:
GU9 (Tynecastle 00)
GU10 (Tynecastle 99)TIFC Academy 00
BU9 (Tynecastle 00)
BU10 (Tynecastle 99)
Please contact tifc_academy@live.com for additional information and opportunities to play in the inauguralPSPL spring development league at Starfire Complex utilizing the new Modified Fields adjacent to the Seattle Sounders practice fields. Space is still available for aspiring young soccer players (born after July 31, 1999), play begins March 13 through May 16, 2010.

Update 04.03.10: PSPL League has been an incredible success. Teams playing 8v8 and 9v9 on the Starfire Modified fields replicates the true feel of a soccer match.TIFC Academy 00