Spokane Shadow

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Spokane Shadow
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Full name Spokane Shadow
Nickname(s) The Shadows
Founded 1996
Dissolved 2005
Ground Joe Albi Stadium
Spokane, Washington
Ground Capacity 28,646
Chairman United States Bobby Brett
Manager United States Stuart Saunders
League USL Premier Development League
2005 2nd, Northwest Division
Playoffs: DNQ

Spokane Shadow was an American soccer team, founded in 1996. The team was a member of the United Soccer Leagues Premier Development League (PDL), the fourth tier of the American Soccer Pyramid, until 2005, when the franchise was terminated by the PDL after the 10-year old artificial turf at their home ground, Joe Albi Stadium in Spokane, Washington was declared unsafe for play. The team's colors were white, blue and black.

Spokane's place in the Western Conference Northwest Division was taken by Tacoma F.C..

Final Squad[edit]

vs Cascade Surge, 24 July 2005 Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 United States GK Dade Smith
4 United States MF Evan Hendrickson
5 United States MF Ryan Matern
7 Mexico FW Manuel Arceo
8 United States DF Lamar Kumangai-McGee
9 United States FW Jake Moug
11 United States FW Brett Hite
13 United States DF Austin Washington
14 United States MF Avery Washington
No. Position Player
15 United States DF Kyle Wirtz
17 United States MF Skye Henderson
18 United States MF Ben Funkhauser
19 United States MF Elliot Fauske
20 United States FW Dustin Allberry
21 United States DF Joseph Hatcher
25 United States DF Kyle Bryant
26 United States GK Jeff Srock

Year-by-year[edit]

Year Division League Regular Season Playoffs Open Cup
1996 4 USISL Premier 1st, Western Northern Division Finals Did not qualify
1997 4 USISL PDSL 1st, Northwest Quarterfinals Did not qualify
1998 4 USISL PDSL 1st, Northwest Division Semifinals Did not qualify
1999 4 USL PDL 2nd, Northwest Runner-up 2nd Round
2000 4 USL PDL 2nd, Northwest Conference Semifinals Did not qualify
2001 4 USL PDL 3rd, Northwest Did not qualify Did not qualify
2002 4 USL PDL 2nd, Northwest Conference Semifinals Did not qualify
2003 4 USL PDL 1st, Northwest Conference Semifinals Did not qualify
2004 4 USL PDL 2nd, Northwest Conference Semifinals 1st Round
2005 4 USL PDL 2nd, Northwest Did not qualify Did not qualify

Honors[edit]

  • USL PDL Northwest Division Champions 2003
  • USL PDL Western Conference Champions 1999
  • USISL PDSL Northwest Division Champions 1998
  • USISL PDSL Northwest Division Champions 1997
  • USISL Premier League Western-Northern Division Champions 1996

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