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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 […]

NWHL Adopts New Governance Model, Names Tyler Tumminia As Interim Commissioner

The National Women’s Hockey League has adopted a new governance model inspired by the time-tested approaches taken in the NHL and other major professional leagues. The transparency and alignment of interests created under the new model will underpin the continued growth and ensure the long-term sustainability of women’s professional hockey in North America. Dani Rylan […]

Babstock Gets Traded to the Riveters

Two-time NWHL All-Star Kelly Babstock has been traded to the Metropolitan Riveters. After being the sixth player to sign with the new NWHL expansion team, The Toronto Six in May, Babstock is headed to New Jersey for her 5th season in the league. The high-energy forward played her first 3 seasons as a member of […]

Sky Blue FC Forward Paige Monaghan Named Budweiser Woman of the Week

Sky Blue FC forward Paige Monaghan has been named the NWSL Budweiser Woman of the Week after the fourth and final Sky Blue FC Fall Series match. Her performance against Chicago this past weekend with two goals and an assist, earned her the honors. Monaghan started the scoring in the 25th minute of the match […]

1495 Sports TV: New York City FC Press Conference 10/13

New York City FC fans are encouraged to check out the following video as Head Coach Ronny Deila shares these thoughts with the media prior to the clubs match with Orlando City SC For more information on New York City FC fans are encouraged to click on the link seen here: https://www.nycfc.com/

Legends Classic Presented by Old Trapper Relocated to Mohegan Sun

Featuring national programs UConn, Southern California, Vanderbilt, and Brigham Young, the Legends Classic Presented by Old Trapper will take place at Mohegan Sun on December 2 and 3. Due to the recent announcement by the NCAA regarding the start date to the 2020-21 college basketball season and the uncertainty of the opening of indoor arenas […]

Merrimack Star Paige Voight Added to Riveters’ Strong Forward Corps

Paige Voight, a dynamic, all-zone forward who was among the leading scorers at Merrimack during her collegiate career, has signed a contract to join the Metropolitan Riveters for the upcoming NWHL season. Voight led Merrimack in scoring in her freshman year in 2015-16 and was second on the team in scoring as a sophomore (one […]