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Reign draws opener, Nairn gets 1st goal

Seattle Reign FC opened its inaugural National Women’s Soccer League season today with a 1-1 draw at the Chicago Red Stars.

In the 11th minute, Christine Nairn recorded the first goal in Reign history on a cross from Liz Bogus.

Chicago equalized 14 minutes later.

The Reign returns to NWSL play at 2 p.m. Sunday at Portland. Their home opener is May 4, when Kansas City visits Starfire Sports Stadium in Tukwila.