Club celebrates 50 years of service to soccer community
Many players began careers with Mukilteo organization
Last updated 12/31/2019 at 11:30am
When Mike Jones founded the Mukilteo Youth Soccer Club, his primary motivation was to provide a safe outlet for his two athletically inclined sons.
Jones had played American football and suffered some injuries that still impact his mobility today. He didn’t want sons Tim and Mitch playing American football.
The two Jones boys, however, both showed some interest and skill in soccer.
“That seemed like a worthwhile alternative to football,” Jones said.
At the time, Mukilteo did not have a local soccer organization, so Jones, an attorney, decided he would do the legal work to apply for a...