Reign FC announces immediate move to Tacoma, dropping Seattle from name

At Tacoma’s Cheney Stadium, Bill Predmore, left, the owner of the women’s professional soccer team, Reign FC, announced that the team is moving to Tacoma. 
Speaking at right speaking is Megan Rapinoe, Reign FC forward. They plan to play at the Cheney baseball stadium, with plans to build their own stadium in Tacoma. 209176

The Reign had played at Memorial Stadium in Seattle Center since their second National Women's Soccer League season in 2014. But declining attendance and conditions inside the venue prompted a move to Cheney Stadium in Tacoma and eventually a new soccer-specific facility there as well.

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