If ever there was a sense that a rising tide lifts all boats in the new NWSL, it's this:
Alyse LaHue just happens to be the general manager of fellow NWSL club Chicago Red Stars.
And the numbers are certainly growing, Timbers/Thorns FC owner and president Merritt Paulson had this Twitter update earlier today:
Your unofficial @thornsfc Season Tix deposit tracker: 3,500+. that's w/o players & pricing announced (hopefully both will elicit increase..)— Merritt Paulson (@MerrittPaulson) January 3, 2013
In it together, indeed.
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