Tag Archive | Canada

Washington Spirit Waive Six Players

 The Washington Spirit have announced that defender Brooke Hendrix, midfielder Jaye Boissiere, and forwards Jenna Hellstrom, Meg McCool, Jessie Scarpa, and Crystal Thomas have been waived and placed on the offseason re-entry wire.   Hendrix joined the Spirit on January 4, 2020 from English team West Ham United of the FAWSL. The 5-11 defender from the University of Southern Mississippi played in five […]

Washington Spirit Re-Sign Goalkeeper Devon Kerr to New One-Year Deal

The Washington Spirit have re-signed goalkeeper Devon Kerr to a new one-year contract with a team option for a second year. Kerr will join Aubrey Bledsoe as the goalkeepers under contract for 2021.   Spirit Head Coach Richie Burke had this to say about the contract extension: “After a strange season and a first year with our club that brought few opportunities […]

Garnet and Lindsay Hathaway Launch Hath’s Heroes Fundraiser to Benefit D.C.-Area First Responders

Washington Capitals forward Garnet Hathaway and his wife Lindsay, through MSE Foundation, have launched a Hath’s Heroes fundraiser. The fundraiser is currently open at washcaps.com/hathsheroes and concludes Wednesday, Dec. 30 at 3 p.m. Proceeds will be used to fund future Hath’s Heroes initiatives and programming for first responders in the Washington, D.C., region. Select items available at […]

Motivated to be a Role Model for new Moms Brooke Stacey rejoins Buffalo for Lake Placid Season

NWHL All-Star forward Brooke Stacey, who averaged more than a point per game last season, has re-signed with the Buffalo Beauts and will be in the lineup during the league’s upcoming season in Lake Placid. As a rookie in 2019-20, Stacey had 8 goals and 8 assists for 16 points in 14 games and was […]

Toronto Six Add NWHL All-Star Emily Fluke

The Toronto Six have signed former Boston Pride and Connecticut Whale forward Emily Fluke, adding an NWHL All-Star and fan favorite to their inaugural roster. “Emily is a seasoned veteran in this league, and she will play any role asked of her,” Head Coach and President Digit Murphy said. “She is a winner both in life […]

Ryan Roach’s Fighter Locker Signs Boston featherweight Troy Anderson, Jr.

Ryan Roach’s Fighter Locker has signed Boston featherweight Troy Anderson, Jr. to an exclusive managerial contract. Anderson, a union Sheetmetal worker in local 17, was a decorated amateur who won a gold medal at the 2016 Rocky Marciano Tournament, as well as The New England’s Tournament twice in 2018-2019, and won Central Division of the New England Golden […]

Downey Named A-10 Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, Te-Biasu Chosen for Rookie Honor

The Atlantic 10 Conference has named Fordham junior Kaitlyn Downey as A-10 Player of the Week. VCU freshman Sarah Te-Biasu was selected as Rookie of the Week. The awards were announced Monday and are for games played during the opening week of college basketball Nov. 25-29. Kaitlyn Downey, a forward and captain, led the Rams […]