Month: May 2016

Soggy Saturday scoreboard

Posted on May 15, 2016 by 


It rained around the state of Washington on Saturday May 14, but of course soccer rolled on anyway. Around the EPLWA three matches were played. We’ll have details soon on these final scores: South Sound FC 3-0 Wenatchee FC,Yakima United 1-1 Seattle Stars FC and Olympic Force 0-3 Spokane Shadow.

On Sunday the Shadow head down to Tacoma to face South Sound while Bellingham United visits Vancouver Victory in a battle of unbeaten teams.


Carlos Betancourt is a  local talent from the greater Seattle region. At the young age of 14years old He was already participating  in local adult leagues top clubs from Liga Hispana (Hispanic League). In 2000 -2004 as a freshmen in high school was already a starter and stayed consistent through his senior year at Mariner High School in Everett WA. In 2004 was scouted  by an ex professional  goal keeper  (Juan salas )   from Guadalajara Mexico  (Juan salas ) from UAG Tecos (Autonomous University of Guadalajara. who believed in his Fútbol abilities. In  2005 Carlos Betancourt formed part of the  tecos UAG second division squad under head coach (Francisco chavez) who also spoke highly of Betancourt who only lasted 2 months in second division as he was now signed to the newly formed first division A Tecos UAG . Betancourt signed a 1 year contract for the 2005-2006 season. Carlos Betancourt shared soccer  field with u 20 us nations player Sami Ochoa also an ex Seattle sounder MLS. Betancourt failed to re signwith UAG TECOS. and He Made his way back to the US to red shirt with UW (university of Washington)
Carlos Betancourt in 2007 was called by second division Francisco chavez who now formed part of Atlas of Guadalajara another important club from the professional Mexican League To participate in the Dallas cup XXVIII Betancourt was offered a spot to join Atlas second division in Mexico but Also failed to come up with an agreement. Wich led to Betancourt coming back to Seattle Who started working with head coach Juan Sandoval 2004-2007. Carlos Betancourt holds four titles playing for Mexico at the All nations cup  which is the most important adult amateur soccer tournament in Washington State. Betancourt also holds a North West conference ANSL tittle with the Seattle stars FC in 2011. And now He is  part of the squad of  what now is the Seattle stars FC. 2014-