The Olympia soccer community gathered together on Saturday afternoon to pay tribute to Austin Kelley in the annual AK game. The Artesians triumphed over the Oly Legends and a great time was had by everybody involved. After the game, Josh Dube was given the Austin Kelley Award and Matt Herrera was give the new Owners Award and the Artesians made a contribution to the Kelley family in Austin’s memory.
Thanks to Sonja Purtteman, who delivered this photo gallery of the festivities.
The Oly Town Artesians scored five times in the fourth quarter on Saturday night including three straight goals scored by Shannon McMahon and the goalkeeper Emily Sorenson and the Artesians defense held off the Oly-Pen Force to win their first women’s Western Indoor Soccer League game, 7-4. It was a great game played in front of a loud and excited crowd and Sonja Purtteman was there and delivered this photo gallery.
If you like all this action, we will be back in action at home on Saturday, March 21st when we face Tacoma Narrows. First kick at The Pavilion is set for 7:00 PM.
Huge crowd, huge win, huge photo gallery! Sonja Purtteman delivers a load of pictures from our 7-4 victory over mighty Bellingham United. Thanks to her, all of our volunteers and staff, and to all of our fans for coming out and making this a great season at The Pavilion.
We have one more regular season game left in Tacoma on Saturday and then it is on to the semifinals, beginning on Saturday, February 15th in either Tacoma or Bellingham. The next time to see us at home will be on February 29th when we play our annual Austin Kelley testimonial game and the Artesians women’s indoor team takes the field for the first time.
The Artesians made a valiant attempt at a comeback but couldn’t quite get the equalizer and earn a point for the Well 80 Beer Garden (as seen above) and the rest of the crowd at The Pavilion on Saturday night. Sonja Purtteman was there and delivered this photo gallery from our 9-8 loss to the Oly-Pen Force.
Like this action? Join us THIS SATURDAY when we welcome the Snohomish Skyhawks to town. First kick at The Pavilion is set for 6:35. Tickets are just $8 for adults and $5 for kids 5-12, seniors, military and first responders and are available at the door. See you there!
The Oly Town Artesians played arguably their best game of the season but fell just short in their upset bid of the defending WISL champion Tacoma Stars Reserves. It was a hard fought game and Sonja Purtteman was there and captured the fight with the photo gallery below.
Love this action? Come on out on Saturday, January 11th when the Artesians open the second half of play against the Oly-Pen Force. First kick is set for 6:35 PM at The Pavilion.
The Oly Town Artesians opened up their 2019-2020 home slate on Saturday, December 7th with a hard fought 9-6 victory over Tacoma Narrows. Alec Zimmerman scored a hat trick and took home the Western Indoor Soccer League Defensive Player of the Week Award for his efforts. Sonja Purtteman was there and delivered this big, 117 photo strong gallery.
Love this action? Come on out to The Pavilion at The Evergreen State College this Saturday night, December 21st, to see us take on the Tacoma Stars Reserves at 6:35 PM. Tickets are just $8 for adults and are available at the door, plus the Well 80 Beer Garden will be open and slinging some beverages in the best place to see the action up close and personal in the league.
We made a nice run to the final of the Washington Super Cup final in its first season but couldn’t quite get the job finished allowing two goals in the first five minutes in a 3-0 loss to Nido Aguila Club America Seattle. Still, it was a hard fought game and you can see that from these pictures taken by Sonja Purtteman last Friday night.
Thank you to our photographers Sonja Purtteman, Molly Walsh and Charis Wilson for all of their work this season!
The Artesians knocked off the Tri-Cities Alliance on Saturday, July 6th thanks to two goals by Jason Fairhurst and another by Christian Segovia. Sonja Purtteman was on hand to photograph the game and delivered this photo gallery.
She was also on hand for the Artesians Reserves game against JBLM FC a couple hours before. You can see that gallery on our Facebook page.
The Oly Town Artesians took it to the ISC Gunners on Sunday afternoon to advance to the semifinals of the Washington State Super Cup with a 7-0 win. Jason Fairhurst led Oly Town with two goals and Angel Trejo-Delgado, Christian Segovia, Manny Nicasio, Neil Boyal and Geovanny Vazquez all added goals. You can see six of the seven goals by clicking here.
We also played an Artesians Reserves game on Friday night and you can see a bunch of pictures here.
Thanks to Sonia Purtteman for photographing both games!