Eastside FC looks to make history

July 9, 2013

The group of girls who form the Eastside FC 95 White soccer squad have tasted unprecedented success over the course of the 2013 season.

First came a strong regular season in which the 18-and-under club went 10-3-1 and outscored its opponents 30-6.

By Neil Pierson  Rachel Waddell chases Amanda Ulrich during an Eastside FC 95 White girls team practice July 3.

By Neil Pierson
Rachel Waddell chases Amanda Ulrich during an Eastside FC 95 White girls team practice July 3.

Many of the players had been with coach Ryan Dortch since they were 11, but none of them had hoisted a state-championship trophy. That changed when Eastside FC obliterated the opposition at the Virginia Mason Washington Youth Soccer Challenge Cup. Their offense erupted for 27 goals over seven games.

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