Tag Archive | Paige Nielsen

Spirit Re-Sign Co-Captain Tori Huster to a Multi-Year Deal

The Washington Spirit have re-signed midfielder Tori Huster to a new two-year contract. Huster joins teammates Dorian Bailey, Aubrey Bledsoe, Jordan DiBiasi, Bayley Feist, Ashley Hatch, Tegan McGrady, Paige Nielsen, Ashley Sanchez, Sam Staab, and Andi Sullivan as players under contract for 2021. Spirit Head Coach Richie Burke had this to say about Huster: “Getting […]

Washington Spirit Announce End of Year Roster Statuses Entering 2020-21 Offseason

The Washington Spirit have announced roster statuses for each of the club’s players following the completion of the 2020 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) season and ahead of the 2020 NWSL Expansion Draft featuring Louisville FC, which will take place on Nov. 12, 2020. The Spirit recently re-signed Dorian Bailey, Jordan DiBiasi, Bayley Feist, Ashley […]

Washington Spirit Re-Sign Seven Players ahead of 2020 Expansion Draft

The Washington Spirit have re-signed forward Ashley Hatch, midfielders Bayley Feist, Dorian Bailey and Jordan DiBiasi, and defenders Sam Staab, Tegan McGrady and Paige Nielsen to new contracts. Hatch, Feist, Bailey, DiBiasi, Staab and Nielsen all signed two-year contracts with a club option for an additional year, and McGrady signed a two-year contract. No allocation […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]