Washington Spirit

Washington Spirit Set to Play Full Home Schedule at Audi Field

The Washington Spirit will begin playing all home games at Audi Field in 2023, the club announced today. The District’s Navy Yard will now be the exclusive home of the Spirit after the club agreed to a multiyear agreement with D.C. United. The full-time shift to Audi Field is the latest marker of a new […]

Washington Spirit Re-Signs Midfielder Marissa Sheva

Washington Spirit midfielder Marissa Sheva has re-signed with the team on a new one-year contract, the club announced recently. Sheva totaled 302 minutes of action in eight appearances for the Spirit last season, including two huge full-90 outings during July’s international window. Upon joining the club in June 2022, Sheva was classified as a COVID-19 […]

Washington Spirit Names Mark Parsons New Head Coach

The Washington Spirit continues its commitment to building a world-class organization by hiring Mark Parsons as the club’s new Head Coach. Parsons is making his return to DC having previously coached the Spirit from 2013 to 2015. “Mark is one of the best coaches in the sport and we are thrilled to have him guiding […]

Washington Spirit Announces Offseason Roster Move

The Washington Spirit has made several roster moves this offseason in preparation for its upcoming 11th season in 2023, the club announced recently. The Spirit has exercised 2023 team options for defender Sam Staab, midfielders Jordan Baggett, Dorian Bailey, Bayley Feist and Anna Heilferty and forwards Maddie Elwell and Tara McKeown. Washington has also extended new contract offers to defenders Camryn Biegalski and Julia Roddar and midfielder Marissa Sheva as their […]

Four Spirit Players Called Up to USWNT for November Friendlies

Four Washington Spirit players have been called up to compete with the U.S. Women’s National Team in next month’s friendlies against Germany, U.S. Soccer announced recently. Making the call-up list are forward Ashley Hatch, forward Trinity Rodman, midfielder Ashley Sanchez and midfielder Andi Sullivan. With four goals and one assist in 14 career appearances with the USWNT, Hatch will aim […]

Washington Spirit Ends 2022 Season With Loss to Houston

 In its final match of the 2022 campaign, the Washington Spirit was bested at home after conceding a second-half own goal to the playoff-bound Houston Dash. Looking to start out on the front foot, the Spirit held no hesitation in the attack. In the third minute of the match, Ashley Hatch found herself in on goal following […]

Five Spirit Players Called Up to USWNT for October Friendlies

 Five Washington Spirit players have been called up to compete with the U.S. Women’s National Team in next month’s friendlies against England and Spain, U.S. Soccer announced today. Making the call-up list from the club are forward Ashley Hatch, goalkeeper Aubrey Kingsbury, forward Trinity Rodman, midfielder Ashley Sanchez and midfielder Andi Sullivan. With five of the 24 latest call-ups coming from […]