Just as the Sounders, Timbers and Whitecaps have the Cascadia Cup, the regions PDL teams now have the Ruffneck Cup. Starting this season, the competition will feature the defending PDL National Champion Kitsap Pumas (Bremerton), Tacoma Tide FC (Pierce County), the North Sound SeaWolves (Edmonds) and Washington Crossfire (Redmond). More information here.
Speaking of the Tide, indications are that confirmation of their conversion to Sounders U-23 is expected soon. Very soon.