Washington Spirit

The Washington Spirit Acquire Two-Time FIFA World Cup Champion Kelley O’Hara

The Washington Spirit have acquired two-time FIFA World Cup Champion and Olympic Gold Medalist Kelley O’Hara from the Utah Royals. In the trade, Utah receives $75,000 in allocation money plus additional consideration contingent on the number of NWSL regular season matches O’Hara plays for the Spirit in 2021. Spirit Head Coach Richie Burke said this […]

Spirit Re-Sign Co-Captain Tori Huster to a Multi-Year Deal

The Washington Spirit have re-signed midfielder Tori Huster to a new two-year contract. Huster joins teammates Dorian Bailey, Aubrey Bledsoe, Jordan DiBiasi, Bayley Feist, Ashley Hatch, Tegan McGrady, Paige Nielsen, Ashley Sanchez, Sam Staab, and Andi Sullivan as players under contract for 2021. Spirit Head Coach Richie Burke had this to say about Huster: “Getting […]

Washington Spirit Bledsoe and Hatch called up to USWNT Camp to be held in the Netherlands

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski has named Spirit goalkeeper Aubrey Bledsoe and forward Ashley Hatch to the 23-player roster for the USA’s November training camp in the Netherlands. The USWNT’s final game of 2020, and the first match in 261 days, is set to be played on Nov. 27 at 12:30 ET […]

Washington Spirit Announce Protected and Unprotected Lists Ahead of 2020 NWSL Expansion Draft

The Washington Spirit has announced its protected and unprotected player lists ahead of the upcoming NWSL Expansion Draft featuring Racing Louisville FC. The Draft will take place on November 12 at 7 pm ET. The NWSL announced in October 2019 that Racing Louisville FC would join the league and they will begin play in 2021. […]

Washington Spirit Announce End of Year Roster Statuses Entering 2020-21 Offseason

The Washington Spirit have announced roster statuses for each of the club’s players following the completion of the 2020 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) season and ahead of the 2020 NWSL Expansion Draft featuring Louisville FC, which will take place on Nov. 12, 2020. The Spirit recently re-signed Dorian Bailey, Jordan DiBiasi, Bayley Feist, Ashley […]

Washington Spirit Re-Sign Seven Players ahead of 2020 Expansion Draft

The Washington Spirit have re-signed forward Ashley Hatch, midfielders Bayley Feist, Dorian Bailey and Jordan DiBiasi, and defenders Sam Staab, Tegan McGrady and Paige Nielsen to new contracts. Hatch, Feist, Bailey, DiBiasi, Staab and Nielsen all signed two-year contracts with a club option for an additional year, and McGrady signed a two-year contract. No allocation […]

Washington Spirit and CVS Health Partner to Deliver Boo-Bags to Community Partners for Halloween

The Washington Spirit is teaming up with their Official Health and Wellness Partner CVS Health to distribute Boo-Bags to Spirit community partners Comfort Cases, the Youth Leadership Foundation and DC SCORES. The bags are a family-friendly and socially distanced solution to traditional trick-or-treating in the time of COVID-19. “We are delighted to spread Halloween cheer […]