Tacoma is greater than Portland

You can debate the greatness of Tacoma compared to Portland, but it's pretty clear 12>3.

Rainier versus Hood. The Sonics versus The Kingsmen. Port of Tacoma versus Port of Portland. Individual seats at Cheney Stadium versus bleachers at Merlo Field.

12 wins versus 3 wins.

7 Seas versus Widmer Brothers. Tacoma Giants versus Portland Beavers. Gig Harbor versus Beaverton. Tacoma Narrows versus Columbia River. Gretchen Kunigk Fraser’s gold and silver versus Suzanne Zimmerman’s one silver.

Dare we repeat…12 wins versus 3 wins.

Point Defiance versus Mills End Park. Prefontaine versus Without Limits. MSM versus Lardo. Jack the Bear versus Timber Joey. 13 Homegrown Players versus 5 Homegrown Players.

12 wins versus 3 wins.

12 wins versus 3 wins.

12 wins versus 3 wins.

“They’re our rival. It doesn’t matter if it is the U-15s in the Academy or the First Team. It’s our rival.” Coach Little

 

Defiantly Tacoma

Next home match versus Portland Timbers 2, a Day of Defiance, at Cheney Stadium on May 12 at 1:30 pm. (Tickets available here).