Tag Archive | Sam Staab

Washington Spirit Drops Points After Late Portland Rally

The Washington Spirit finished with a 2-1 loss against Portland Thorns FC in the two sides’ second meeting of the NWSL season. After an hour-long weather delay, the Washington Spirit and Portland Thorns FC were finally able to kick off at a wet Segra Field. Looking to break its streak of draws, the Spirit wasted […]

Washington Spirit Drops Second Straight Shorthanded

The Washington Spirit lost its second consecutive match after a stoppage time penalty save from Current goalkeeper Adrianna Franch Sunday evening. In the opening minute of play, Kansas City threatened to take the early lead with a breakaway possession near the Spirit’s six-yard box until goalkeeper Devon Kerr stepped up and covered the ball before the Current […]

Washington Spirit Falls After Stoppage Time Score From Courage

Despite a furious rally late in the second half, the Spirit took a tough loss to North Carolina after a stoppage time goal from the visiting side at Segra Field Saturday night. The Courage struck first in the sixth minute when Kerolin received a through ball from Brianna Pinto and broke away down the middle […]

Washington Spirit Draws Chicago, Brings Point Back Home

The Washington Spirit and Chicago Red Stars battled to a scoreless draw Wednesday night at SeatGeek Stadium. Washington moves to 1-2-5 on the season while Chicago shifts to 3-1-3. The majority of the first half was spent in the Spirit’s defensive third with the Red Stars recording six shots and three on goal. The Washington […]

Washington Spirit Drops First Match in DC since 2018

The Washington Spirit lost its first match at Audi Field since 2018 on Sunday evening, finding itself on the wrong side of 1-0 margin to expansion side Angel City FC. Washington’s first-ever match against Angel City FC was a defensive one. The high-powered Spirit attack was held to just nine shots, one on goal. Despite […]

Washington Spirit heading to 2022 NWSL Challenge Cup Championship

In what was a thriller at Audi Field on Wednesday Night, the Washington Spirit were able to defeat the OL Reign in the 2022 NWSL Challenge Cup Semis, as these two quality clubs needed a shootout to determine the winner. The Spirit won a ten-round penalty shootout by a score of 9-8 The OL Reign […]

Washington Spirit Soar in Regular Season Home Finale against the Houston Dash

1495 Sports is proud to present the following Washington Spirit Post Match Press Conference from 10/31. Featuring thoughts from Sam Staab, Trinity Rodman along with Head Coach Kris Ward from after the team’s 1-0 victory over the Houston Dash at Audi Field. On a beautiful Sunday afternoon in Washington D.C. the Washington Spirit took to […]