Meet the Portland Thorns

This is the third installment of our series “Introducing Portland’s Sports Teams,” where we introduce you to every professional, semi-professional and college sports program in Portland. Who are the Portland Thorns? The Portland Thorns were established in 2012 ahead of the inaugural 8-team National Women’s Soccer League. Owned by the same group that controls the […]

Morgan, Thorns Top Seattle Reign

Portland Thorns Set Attendance Record in Home Opener Win

America’s soccer sweetheart Alex Morgan and the Portland Thorns beat Northwest rival Seattle Reign 2-1 in the city’s NWSL home debut Sunday night. And the whole city seemed to show up. True, the season (and league, itself) are just a few weeks old. But the fans in Portland proved that the Timbers aren’t the only […]