Washington D.C. Sports

Washington Spirit to play for DC SCORES in the 2020 Verizon Community Shield

The Washington Spirit is proud to announce that the club will be playing for DC SCORES during the Verizon Community Shield competition. The Verizon Community Shield is a partnership between the National Women’s Soccer League and Verizon, where each of the NWSL’s nine clubs will partner with small businesses or programs in their community. The […]

Washington Capitals Receiving Awards and Making Additions for 2021 Season

The Washington Capitals are keeping busy, as the team is gearing up for the 2021 Season. It was announced by the team recently that they have re-signed two players while also earning an award for the 2020 season as well. Washington announced recently that they have re-signed forwards Brian Pinho and Daniel Spring to a […]

Washington Spirit Star Tori Huster partners with La Clé, The Unlocked Project to raise money for St. Jude

Washington Spirit defender and captain Tori Huster is known for her leadership on the field for the Spirit, but her initiative doesn’t take pause after the final whistle. In the DC Metro area, Huster also strives to create positive change and be a voice. As the only athlete ambassador for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital […]

Washington Capitals Name Peter Laviolette Head Coach

The Washington Capitals have named Peter Laviolette the team’s head coach, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced recently. “Peter is a successful NHL head coach who has won a Stanley Cup and brings a wealth of experience to our team,” said MacLellan. “We feel he is a great communicator who will motivate […]

Spirit fall in extra time to drop game one of the Fall Series

The Washington Spirit kicked off the 2020 NWSL Fall Series Saturday with a 1-2 loss at Segra Field against Sky Blue FC. In the early minutes, both teams struggled to find consistency. With several Sky Blue forwards not with the team, Midge Purce started the game on the left wing and consistently posed a threat […]

Washington Spirit Gear Up for First Match against Sky Blue FC

AUDIO: Washington Spirit Head Coach Richie Burke shares these thoughts with the media prior to the 2020 NWSL Fall Season The Washington Spirit, as well as the rest of the NWSL are getting ready for the second edition of the NWSL Season, as this time around team’s are having an opportunity to play in their […]

Washington Spirit take ‘Loudoun Is Ready’ pledge ahead of games at Segra Field

The Washington Spirit took the “Loudoun Is Ready” pledge ahead of two games at Segra Field, the team’s first in Loudoun County. The pledge, taken in partnership with Loudoun Economic Development, reinforces the team’s commitment to player and fan health as it relates to COVID-19 preventative measures. The Washington Spirit become the 700th business to […]