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Washington Spirit Strike in Stoppage Time to Win Tightly Contested Match With Louisville

 The Washington Spirit won 1–0 in their second match of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup Presented by Secret Deodorant on Thursday night at Audi Field in Washington, DC. The first minutes at Audi Field saw the first and second overall picks in this past year’s draft go toe-to-toe  — Trinity Rodman charged at Emily Fox in Racing Louisville’s […]

New York Liberty Select Michaela Onyenwere No. 6 Overall in 2021 WNBA Draft

The New York Liberty selected Michaela Onyenwere from UCLA with the sixth overall pick in tonight’s 2021 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm®. This marks the third player in the franchise’s 25-year history drafted No. 6 overall, joining Sue Wicks (1997) and Crystal Robinson (1999). Onyenwere, a 6-0 forward, highlights this year’s Liberty draft class. […]

New Albany NLL Name and Logo Revealed

Albany NLL, recently announced that the Albany FireWolves will be the official name for the National Lacrosse League team that recently relocated to the Capital Region.  The FireWolves name was developed to pay tribute to the lacrosse teams that came before them, while also recognizing and honoring the founders of the great sport of lacrosse.  The New […]

St. Francis College Brooklyn Men’s Soccer Win NEC Record Ninth Conference Championship as They Defeat LIU in Thrilling Shootout

The St. Francis College Brooklyn Men’s Soccer team (5-1-2, 5-1-1 NEC) won its ninth NEC Championship in program history to set a new league record as it defeated LIU (3-1-4, 3-1-3 NEC), 6-5, in penalty kicks. With the win, the Terriers secured the NEC’s automatic bid to the NCAA College Cup where they will make […]

NJ/NY Gotham FC Defeats Orlando Pride 1-0 to Open Challenge Cup

NJ/NY Gotham FC (1-0-0, 3 pts) earned their first win in a hard-fought battle against Orlando Pride (0-1-1, 1 pt) to open their National Women’s Soccer League 2021 Challenge Cup campaign on Wednesday night at Exploria Stadium.  The first half saw an early handball in the box that awarded Gotham FC a penalty kick and an opportunity […]

Mets Bats Breakout in Big Way in 5-1 victory over Phillies

The New York Mets offensive lineup has been hoping to get that big hit, the ones that would drive in those vital runs that can help win the ballgames. The team had gotten just that in their 5-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in MLB action on Wednesday night. The scoring for the Mets started […]

Sean Johnson Named New York City FC Captain

New York City FC is delighted to confirm the appointment of Sean Johnson as Club captain. The 31-year-old was acquired by the Club in 2017 and has since made 116 regular season appearances for NYCFC in MLS. “My first reaction honestly, I’m humbled and honored,” Johnson told the club’s official website. “It’s a feeling that’s hard […]