Tag Archive | Houston Dash

NWSL Announces Format for 2021 Challenge Cup Presented By Secret

The National Women’s Soccer League announces the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup presented by Secret Deodorant, will kick off on April 9, 2021 at 8:30 p.m. EST with a rematch of the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup final between Houston and Chicago at BBVA Stadium. The 21-game tournament will be played in group play with each team […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

NWSL Announces Remaining 2020 Fall Series Schedule and CBS Broadcast Talent

The National Women’s Soccer League today released the remaining games of the 2020 NWSL Fall Series. Sky Blue FC and Washington Spirit will kick off the series on September 5, 2020, at 1 p.m. ET at Segra Field and play will conclude with two matches on October 17, 2020 between Orlando Pride and North Carolina […]

Kailen Sheridan Earns 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup Golden Glove Award

After an impressive run in the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup, Sky Blue FC’s Kailen Sheridan has been awarded with the prestigious NWSL Golden Glove Award presented by Verizon and honoring the Challenge Cup’s top goalkeeper of the tournament. Her important contributions as a player and as a leader to the club have earned Sheridan this […]

Spirit win thriller over Dash Dash in final game of Challenge Cup preliminary stage

Goal Scorer Bayley Feist and Head Coach Richie Burke Post Match Press Conference from 7/12   The Washington Spirit was able to end the preliminary round of the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup in style with a thrilling 1-0 victory over the Houston Dash on Sunday night. The Spirit will finish the preliminary round with seven […]