Sacramento Republic coach Preki tries to get the crowd going Thursday.
Sacramento Republic coach Preki tries to get the crowd going Thursday. Jose Luis Villegas jvillegas@sacbee.com
Sacramento Republic coach Preki tries to get the crowd going Thursday. Jose Luis Villegas jvillegas@sacbee.com
Ailene Voisin

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Opinion: Departing Republic FC coach Preki kick-started pro soccer in Sacramento

July 09, 2015 6:22 PM

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Ailene Voisin, who has been with The Sacramento Bee since 1997, writes columns on a variety of sports, from the NBA, NFL and baseball to local high schools. Voisin previously worked for the San Diego Union, Los Angeles Herald-Examiner and Atlanta Journal-Constitution. She has been a beat writer covering the Dodgers, Angels and Clippers. Contact her at avoisin@sacbee.com or 916-321-1208. Twitter: @ailene_voisin.