Tag Archive | Chicago Red Stars

Washington Spirit Andi Sullivan, Kelley O’Hara and Emily Sonnett Announced As US Allocated Players

The National Women’s Soccer League announced the list of allocated players from the United States and Canada for the upcoming 2021 season. Allocated players are players who will have their salaries paid by the U.S. Soccer Federation or Canada Soccer, respectively. A total of 32 players will be participating as allocated players in 2021, 22 […]

Sky Blue FC re-signs goalkeeper Megan Hinz for 2021 NWSL Season

Sky Blue FC has signed goalkeeper Megan Hinz to a new contract for the 2021 National Women’s Soccer League season. The terms of the deal include a one-year contract with a second-year Club option. “I am extremely excited to be continuing my journey with Sky Blue,” said Hinz. “Although 2020 was a tough year for […]

Sky Blue FC Acquires Three NWSL Draft First-Round Picks and International Slot

Sky Blue FC has acquired two 2021 NWSL Draft first-round picks, a conditional first-round pick in the 2022 NWSL Draft, and international slots for 2021 and 2022 in a trade with the Chicago Red Stars. As part of the trade, Chicago will receive forward Mallory Pugh and midfielder Sarah Woldmoe. “I feel so incredibly blessed to have spent […]

Sky Blue FC Signs Midfielder Nicole Baxter for 2021

Sky Blue FC has signed midfielder Nicole Baxter to a full contract following her two short-term contract stints with the team in 2020. Terms of the deal include a one-year contract with a second-year option. “I am really excited to be returning to Sky Blue in 2021,” said Baxter. “It was a goal of mine throughout this […]

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 […]