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Reign ‘93 Purple finish second at Davis tourney

The Reign ‘93 Purple soccer team  finished second at the Davis Legacy Soccer Showcase in California last weekend. - Courtesy photo
The Reign ‘93 Purple soccer team finished second at the Davis Legacy Soccer Showcase in California last weekend.
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From staff reports:

Federal Way’s Reign ‘93 Purple, an elite under-17 girls soccer team, returned from the Davis (Calif.) Legacy Soccer Showcase with second-place finish after a strong run against top-level California competition. The Federal Way girls won four straight games against higher-ranked teams to reach the finals, before losing in a tight 2-1 championship game against the Cap United girls of Northern California.

Reign ‘93 Purple features several high school players from Decatur, Thomas Jefferson and Todd Beamer high schools. The team brought Federal Way’s first national championship in girls’ soccer in 2008, when they won the US National Club Cup Championship. They are currently ranked nationally among the top-200 youth soccer teams at their age level.

Reign ’93 Purple team includes Kasey Carrel, Nicolette Carnahan, Chelsa Jensen, Madison Hibbard, Madison Cecil, Autumn Talney, Danielle Robinson, Sydney Rogalla, Priscilla Yu, Sarah Wachowitz, Analise Rutt, Ashley Graves, Obianaju Muoneke, Callison Hunter and Breanna Strauss. The team is coached by James Cecil and assisted by Mark Froes.

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