Tag Archive | Emily Sonnett

Washington Spirit Shutout Racing Louisville in 3-0 Rout

The Washington Spirit defeated Racing Louisville FC in its twenty-first match of the 2021 NWSL regular season this evening, 3-0.  After dominating control of the ball for much of the opening action, the Spirit broke the tie in the 8’. Trinity Rodman roped a pass around a Louisville defender onto the foot of Ashley Hatch who placed the ball past […]

Washington Spirit Claim a Point in Scoreless Draw with Courage

 The Washington Spirit drew a tie with the North Carolina Courage in their sixteenth match of the 2021 NWSL regular season this evening, 0-0.  The Spirit wasted no time applying offensive pressure. Within the first several minutes of play, numerous attempts at goal were made, including a near goal by Ashley Hatch whose shot inside the box […]

Rodman’s Goal Caps Washington Spirit’s Comeback Win at Kansas City, Unbeaten Run Extended to Five

After conceding an early goal, the Washington Spirit used a second-half rally to defeat Kansas City NWSL 2-1 in the clubs’ first-ever meeting Saturday at Legends Field in Kansas City, Kansas. The Spirit extended their unbeaten run to five games since their last loss on May 21. On a day in which all 10 NWSL […]

Washington Spirit stars O’Hara and Sonnett Named to USWNT Roster for Tokyo Olympics

U.S. Women’s National Team Head Coach Vlatko Andonovski has named Spirit defenders Kelley O’Hara and Emily Sonnett to the roster for the Tokyo Olympic Games.  The team will play two games against Mexico prior to leaving for Tokyo. Both matches will be played in Hartford, CT with the first being on July 1 (7 p.m. […]

Washington Spirit Take All Three Points in Tacoma

The Washington Spirit finished up the month of May with a 1-0 win against OL Reign at Cheney Stadium in Tacoma, Washington. The match began with two early free kicks for the Reign just outside of the Spirit’s 18-yard box. In the 15’, Spirit forward Ashley Sanchez got on the end of an Ashley Hatch […]

Washington Spirit stars O’Hara, Sonnett, Sullivan Named to USWNT Summer Series Roster

U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team Head Coach Vlatko Andonovski has named Washington Spirit midfielder Andi Sullivan and defenders Kelley O’Hara and Emily Sonnett to the roster for the team’s upcoming Summer Series from June 10-16.  The USWNT will face Portugal, Nigeria and Jamaica in the final three games before Andonovski names the 18-player Olympic Roster. […]

Washington Spirit Play to 1–1 draw with Pride in Regular Season Opener

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Washington Spirit Press Conference. After the team’s 1-1 tie with the Orlando Pride in NWSL action on 5/16. Featuring thoughts from Spirit Head Coach Richie Burke along with stars Ashley Hatch and Andi Sullivan. The Washington Spirit tied their first match of the 2021 NWSL regular season […]