Tag Archive | Aubrey Bledsoe

Washington Spirit and Gotham FC Draw in 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup Thriller

Electricity was in the air at Audi Field as the Washington Spirit took the pitch for the first time in the 2021 Season with a limited number of fans in attendance. It was the final match of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup and a challenging one against a talented opponent in Gotham FC. The two […]

Washington Spirit set to host Gotham FC in 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup action on Tuesday

The Washington Spirit took to the fields in Washington D.C. on a beautiful Saturday afternoon, as the ladies prepare to host Gotham FC in 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup action on Tuesday, at Audi Field. Playing in the shadows of RFK Stadium, that ladies are in the process of trying to work together the talent that […]

Washington Spirit Log Eight Shots on Goal but Can’t Beat Orlando Pride

The Washington Spirit fell 1–0 to the Orlando Pride in their third match of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup Presented by Secret Deodorant at Exploria Stadium in Orlando, FL. Spurred on by the home crowd, Orlando threatened Washington’s goal early on. Alex Morgan cut in on Kelley O’Hara, but Emily Sonnett got in front of the shot — both […]

Washington Spirit Strike in Stoppage Time to Win Tightly Contested Match With Louisville

 The Washington Spirit won 1–0 in their second match of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup Presented by Secret Deodorant on Thursday night at Audi Field in Washington, DC. The first minutes at Audi Field saw the first and second overall picks in this past year’s draft go toe-to-toe  — Trinity Rodman charged at Emily Fox in Racing Louisville’s […]

Washington Spirit Start Strong but Ultimately Fall to the Courage in First Game of 2021

The Washington Spirit opened the season with a 3-2 loss in their first match of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup against the North Carolina Courage. The 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup is being Presented by Secret Deodorant on Saturday afternoon at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, NC. The opening moments of the game were characterized by quick […]

Washington Spirit Open Preseason With 6-0 Victory Over Palm Beach Atlantic University Presented by the WAGS Tournament

The Washington Spirit defeated Palm Beach Atlantic University 6-0 today in a 75-minute match at Rinker Athletic Campus in West Palm Beach, Florida.   Forward Ashley Hatch opened the scoring in the 18th minute off of a Sam Staab free kick. Ashley Sanchez got a head on it in the box and flicked it on to Hatch at the back post […]

The Washington Spirit to Train in The Palm Beaches, Florida from March 1 through March 21

The Washington Spirit announced that the club will train at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach from March 1 through March 21.   “We are thrilled to be training in the Palm Beaches in partnership with Palm Beach Atlantic University and the Palm Beach County Sports Commission,” said Spirit owner Michele Kang. “Our players […]