Tag Archive | Sky Blue FC

Sky Blue FC adds veteran depth in midfield with Naho Kawasumi

Sky Blue FC have acquired midfielder Nahomi “Naho” Kawasumi from Seattle Reign FC in exchange for forward Shea Groom. “Naho has had over a decade of experience with the Japanese national team and her international experience alone is a huge asset for us,” Head Coach Denise Reddy said. “In addition, she has had proven success in […]

Sky Blue FC Defender Christina Gibbons Announces Retirement

Sky Blue FC defender Christina Gibbons has announced her retirement from professional soccer. Gibbons, 24, was acquired by Sky Blue in a trade with the Utah Royals on December 29, 2017. This past season Gibbons played in 18 matches, starting in 16 of them. Prior to her time with Sky Blue, Gibbons was a member of […]

Sky Blue FC Exercises Options on Seven Players

Sky Blue FC of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) announced today that it has exercised player options on seven players, while also extending new contract offers to an additional 10 players. Sky Blue FC will be exercising player options on goalkeeper Caroline Casey; defenders Amandine Pierre-Louis, Domi Richardson, Erica Skroski; midfielder Raquel Rodriguez; and […]

Imani Dorsey Voted 2018 NWSL Rookie of the Year

The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) officially announced today that Sky Blue FC forward Imani Dorsey has been voted the 2018 NWSL Rookie of the Year. “Imani has an incredible mentality and work ethic,” said Denise Reddy, Sky Blue FC head coach. “She was able to come into the team and quickly adapt to the […]

Carli Lloyd Named to NWSL Second XI

The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) officially announced today its Best XI and Second XI selections for the 2018 NWSL season, with Sky Blue FC midfielder Carli Lloyd receiving a nod to the Second XI. A native of Delran, N.J., Lloyd returned home to the Garden State this past offseason, and 2018 was her first […]

Imani Dorsey, Savannah McCaskill Voted NWSL Rookie of the Year Finalists

The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) officially announced today that Sky Blue FC forward Imani Dorsey and midfielder Savannah McCaskill have been voted as finalists for the 2018 NWSL Rookie of the Year Award. In the final round of voting – owners, general managers, head coaches, players, media and fans will vote from now until […]

Kailen Sheridan Records NWSL Record 108 Saves in 2018

Following a review of last Saturday’s match by Opta Sports, the official stats provider of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL), Sky Blue FC goalkeeper Kailen Sheridan saw her stat line increase from six to seven saves in a 1-0 win over the Orlando Pride. That change increases her 2018 season total to 108 saves, […]