Women’s Professional Soccer

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 […]

Washington Spirit to Match Community Shield Grant, Donate $10,000 to Additional Community Partners

The Washington Spirit finished the 2020 NWSL Fall Series in third place, earning a $10,000 grant from the Verizon Community Shield for their community partner, DC Scores. In addition, the Spirit announced they will match the Verizon Community Shield $10,000 donation, distributing it equally among the team’s other community partners – the Youth Leadership Foundation, St. Jude Children’s […]

Sky Blue FC Forward Paige Monaghan Named Budweiser Woman of the Week

Sky Blue FC forward Paige Monaghan has been named the NWSL Budweiser Woman of the Week after the fourth and final Sky Blue FC Fall Series match. Her performance against Chicago this past weekend with two goals and an assist, earned her the honors. Monaghan started the scoring in the 25th minute of the match […]

Washington Spirit Finish Fall Series First in Northeast Pod

The Washington Spirit have finished first in the Northeast Pod in the 2020 NWSL Fall Series. With Sky Blue’s convincing 3–1 win over the Chicago Red Stars recently, the Washington Spirit’s first place position in the Northeast Pod was mathematically confirmed. With a 2–1–1 record, seven points and a plus-one goal differential, the Spirit best […]

Washington Spirit Bledsoe, Hatch, Sanchez called up to first USWNT Camp since March

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski has named Spirit goalkeeper Aubrey Bledsoe and forwards Ashley Hatch and Ashley Sanchez to the 27-player roster for the USA’s October training camp in Commerce City, Col., from October 18-28. The USA will train for ten days and will be together as a team for the first […]

Sky Blue FC to Play for Local Non-profit New Jersey Institute for Social Justice in 2020 Verizon Community Shield

Sky Blue FC has chosen to play for the Newark-based non-profit New Jersey Institute for Social Justice in the 2020 Verizon Community Shield. The partnership between the National Women’s Soccer League and Verizon during the 2020 NWSL Fall Series features all nine clubs partnering with small businesses or programs in their community. The team with […]