Press Release

Thorns FC announce 2016 tryout details

2015 Nike Thorns soccer ball

PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Thorns FC will conduct an open tryout March 1-2 at Providence Park in Portland, Ore., as the team prepares for its fourth season in the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL).

The tryouts are open to players 18 years of age and older. Interested players with previous college or professional experience are invited to register for the tryout online; the registration form is available at The registration fee is $115; space is limited.

Thorns FC head coach Mark Parsons will be on hand to assess players. For any additional information regarding the tryout, please contact Sarah Aschwald at

2016 Portland Thorns FC Tryout Details
Date: March 1-2
Where: Providence Park; Portland, Ore.
Time: Tuesday, March 1: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Pacific); Wednesday, March 2: 10 a.m. – 12 noon (Pacific). Check in for both days begins 45 minutes prior to the listed start time.
Fee: $115