Portland Thorns Academy Mission


The Portland Thorns Academy encompasses a holistic and goal-driven program to empower female athletes to maximize their potential, build confidence, and create leaders.  Our integrated approach is focused on providing a pathway to collegiate, professional, and national team opportunities.

Thorns Academy

Thorns Academy

Portland Thorns Academy - U13 - U19

Portland Thorns Academy Program

Thorns Pre-Academy

Thorns Pre-Academy

Portland Thorns Pre-Academy - U11 & U12
2010 & 2011


Thorns Academy Programming

Thorns Academy Programming

Thorns Academy's Holistic Approach includes programming sessions like . . .

"What Drives Success"

Thorns FC Players and Staff Core Value Series


Dr. Rene Pirkl


Dr. Jennifer Tuttle



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Thorns Academy Donation

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COVID Support

Please Support our Thorns Academy Family businesses during COVID-19

Kelly McCollum

(215) 380-6767

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Training with Portland Thorns FC

Training with Portland Thorns FC 1st Team








Thorns Academy Players
Currently Training with 1st Team

Haley Miller

Ellie Felt

Chloe Harris



ECNL Leaders Play Here

ECNL Leaders Play Here


Contact Us


For questions or more information regarding Portland
Thorns Academy and Portland Thorns Pre-Academy
Coaching Opportunities:

Email: info@portlandthornsacademy.org
Phone: (971) 245-5189

8231 SW Cirrus Dr.
Building 16
Beaverton, OR 97008