Tag Archive | National Women’s Soccer League

Spirit strike late again, draw with Red Stars in first away match of 2020

VIDEOS: Washington Spirit stars Aubrey Bledsoe and Crystal Thomas share these thoughts after the team’s 1-1 draw vs the Chicago Red Stars The Washington Spirit finished their third game of the Fall Series in a 1-1 draw against the Chicago Red Stars at SeatGeek Stadium in Bridgeview, Ill. A late moment of brilliance from forward […]

Washington Spirit to play for DC SCORES in the 2020 Verizon Community Shield

The Washington Spirit is proud to announce that the club will be playing for DC SCORES during the Verizon Community Shield competition. The Verizon Community Shield is a partnership between the National Women’s Soccer League and Verizon, where each of the NWSL’s nine clubs will partner with small businesses or programs in their community. The […]

Washington Spirit Star Tori Huster partners with La Clé, The Unlocked Project to raise money for St. Jude

Washington Spirit defender and captain Tori Huster is known for her leadership on the field for the Spirit, but her initiative doesn’t take pause after the final whistle. In the DC Metro area, Huster also strives to create positive change and be a voice. As the only athlete ambassador for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital […]

Sky Blue Falls to Chicago 4-1 in Second Fall Series Match

Sky Blue FC lost to the Chicago Red Stars 4-1 Sunday afternoon in their second match of the NWSL Fall Series. The match at SeatGeek Stadium in Chicago was presented digitally for Sky Blue fans by Provident Bank. Sky Blue put the pressure on Chicago’s defense right from the start of the match, and their […]

New York City FC Announces Youth-Led Voting Campaign

New York City FC (NYCFC) today has announced the Club’s new youth-led voting campaign in partnership with Vote.org, the largest nonpartisan voter registration and research-driven get-out-the-vote (GOTV) organization in the country. POWER the Vote was created as a result of a difficult, but necessary, conversation within the NYCFC-supported Youth Leadership Council around social injustices across […]

Sky Blue FC Raises $1,000 for National Black Justice Coalition During Fall Series Opener

Sky Blue FC raised $1,000 for the National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) during its NWSL Fall Series opener Digital Tailgate and Watch Party. The NBJC is a leading civil rights organization based in Washington, DC focusing on empowering Black LGBTQ/SGL people and ending racism, homophobia, and LGBTQ/SGL bias and stigmas. The Digital Tailgate was held […]

Spirit fall in extra time to drop game one of the Fall Series

The Washington Spirit kicked off the 2020 NWSL Fall Series Saturday with a 1-2 loss at Segra Field against Sky Blue FC. In the early minutes, both teams struggled to find consistency. With several Sky Blue forwards not with the team, Midge Purce started the game on the left wing and consistently posed a threat […]