(Everett, Washington) – The US Australian Football League Western Regionals is coming to Snohomish County for the first time. The 2023 Western Regionals will be held at Lake Stevens Community Park in Lake Stevens, Washington, July 15th.
The Western Regionals will bring 15 USAFL teams throughout California, Oregon, and Washington to compete for the Men’s First Division, Second Division titles and the Women’s First Division title. The event is expected to draw over 300 players, coaches, support staff and referees.
“The USAFL, its players and fans are looking forward to heading to Everett for our 2023 Western Regionals,” Doren James, USAFL Executive Director. “This will be our first time holding the event in Washington. We are excited to see and experience all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer. We are grateful for the partnership with the Snohomish County Sports Commission over the past several years and know they will be great partners in helping us to deliver a memorable tournament for our players and fans.”
“We are excited to be hosting the 2023 Western Regionals”, states Tammy Dunn, Executive Director of the Snohomish County Sports Commission. “Hosting USAFL showcases the diversity of sports tournaments our county can host plus provides an opportunity to grow the sport of US Australian Football in the Pacific Northwest.”
Contact Doren James, Executive Director – US Australian Football at (608) 630-0800 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The United States Australian Football League, founded in 1997, is an amateur, grassroots sports organization dedicated to the development of Australian Football in the United States. The USAFL is the national governing body of Australian Football in the United States and an international affiliate of the Australian Football League (AFL).The organization is focused on the promotion and awareness of Australian Football and Aussie culture. Every October, the USAFL hosts the world’s largest Australian Football tournament. For more information on the USAFL, its clubs or to learn more about the game, visit https://usafl.com/.
The Snohomish County Sports Commission is the sports destination management organization to promote sports tourism in Snohomish County. Snohomish County Sports Commission works to enhance Snohomish County’s economy, image as a premier sports destination and way of life for its residents by attracting regional, national, and international sporting events to the county. For more information, visit www.snocosports.org.