Swedish Named Official Medical Sponsor of the Seattle Reign FC
April 01, 2015
SEATTLE – April 1, 2015 — Swedish has been designated by the Seattle Reign Football Club (FC) as the official medical services sponsor of the professional women’s soccer team.
“We’re thrilled to have the opportunity to not only cheer for the team when they are on the field, but we also get to work with the athletes and trainers to keep the players in peak physical condition,” said Andrew J. Cole, MD, executive director of musculoskeletal services at Swedish.
Carolyn A. Marquardt, MD, a specialist in physical medicine and rehabilitation, will supervise the team’s medical program. Swedish will oversee a wide range of services for the players including injury prevention, evaluation of injuries and complete treatment plans that minimize the chance of re-injury.
“Having access to Swedish’s extensive network of physicians and resources is a tremendous asset to the team,” said Laura Harvey, general manager and head coach of Seattle Reign FC. “It means a great deal to our organization and to our fans that our players are in top form.”
Seattle Reign FC was founded in 2012 and is one of nine clubs competing in the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL). 2015 season tickets are available for purchase at ReignFC.com.