Skyline senior named All-State in soccer; Sounders U23 in Issaquah to face Gunners | Community sports news

A Skyline High School soccer player was named All-State, while a pair of professional development teams are set to face off in Issaquah on the Fourth of July.

Skyline senior forward Jason Twaddle was selected to the All-State soccer first team by the Washington State Soccer Coaches Association, and as the only member of a 4A KingCo squad honored on the first team.

The Spartans won the regular season title, and reached the 4A state quarterfinals before falling to eventual state champion Snohomish 2-1.

Sounders U23 in Issaquah for Fourth of July

Issaquah High School will be home to a professional soccer game on July 4, as the Puget Sound Gunners take on the Seattle Sounders U23 side.

The Gunners are a professional development team, previously known as the North Sound Sea Wolves.

The game is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. For more information visit