Tag Archive | Portland Thorns FC

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 Earn Tough Draw Against the Thorns in third Challenge Cup match

It was a tremendous match between the Washington Spirit and the Portland Thorns, which at the end of the night led to a 1-1 Draw in the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup, as the team continues its amazing play at Zions Bank Stadium in Herriman, Utah. The Spirit started off on a strong note as forward […]

Washington Spirit drop heartbreaker against defending Champs Courage in the Second Game of 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup

Anytime you challenge the team who wins the League’s Championship you know you are going to be in for a fight, and the Washington Spirit experienced just that in the recent 2-0 loss to the North Carolina Courage in the Second Match of the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup. The match started on a strong note […]

Sky Blue FC Announces 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup Roster

Prior to the start of the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup, Sky Blue FC has announced its official roster for the tournament starting on June 27 in Utah. “I feel so confident about this roster heading into the NWSL Challenge Cup,” said team-captain Sarah Woldmoe (formerly Killion). “We all put in the work individually during quarantine […]

Updated Spirit fixtures for 2020 Challenge Cup presented by P&G and Secret Announced

The Washington Spirit will begin play in the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup against the Chicago Red Stars this Saturday, June 27 at 10 pm ET at Zions Bank Stadium in Herriman, UT. The Spirit will now also play against the North Carolina Courage in their second fixture. This change in schedule comes after the Orlando […]

Times and Dates revealed for Spirit’s 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup matches

The Washington Spirit will begin play in the 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup against Utah Royals FC on June 30 at Zions Bank Stadium in Herriman, UT. The Spirit were randomly selected as the two seed for the preliminary round of the tournament, while the Royals were selected as the four seed. The Spirit will also […]

Sky Blue FC Signs Forward Margaret “Midge” Purce

Forward Margaret “Midge” Purce and Sky Blue FC agreed to a one-year contract with a one-year option ahead of the 2020 National Women’s Soccer League season. Per team and league policies, further details were not disclosed. “I feel excited and fortunate to play for Sky Blue” said Purce. “[General Manager] Alyse LaHue has already taken […]