by Shaley Howard, PQ Monthly

Tonight the Seattle Reign FC (SRFC) will play the defending champions FC Kansas City (FCKC) in the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) championship match right here in Portland Oregon! Portland, known for our crazy, borderline obsessive, …

Portland Netrippers Secure Bid for World Gay Cup!


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By Shaley Howard, PQ Monthly

As if Portland isn’t already the coolest queer and soccer-crazed place with our Thorns, Timbers, NetRippers and occasional Festival of Babes, guess what’s heading this way in 2016? The International Gay and Lesbian Football Association …

News Briefs: October/November 2013

Joe Bell, father of the late Jadin Bell, was killed during a cross-country trek to raise awareness about the kind of anti-gay bullying that led to his son’s suicide.

Joe Bell of La Grande, Ore., whose son Jadin committed suicide last …

Portland Thorns and Crowd Drown Out Seattle Reign

An enthusiastic crowd supported the Portland Thorns as they bested the Seattle Reign at the April 21 season opener. Photo by Shaley Howard.
By Shaley Howard, PQ Monthly

One thing you can say about Portland is we love soccer. Based on record-setting …