Tag Archive | University of Virginia

ESPN 630 AM to Carry Orioles Radio Network, Kicking Off With Coverage of 2021 Baseball Season

CUMULUS MEDIA announces that it has entered into an agreement with the Baltimore Orioles, making its Washington, D.C. Sports/Talk radio station ESPN 630 AM The Sports Capitol/WSBN-AM the official radio home of the Orioles Radio Network. As the Orioles Radio Network’s Washington, D.C. affiliate, ESPN 630 AM will kick off its coverage beginning with the […]

Sky Blue FC Selects USYNT star Brianna Pinto, Adds $240k in Allocation Money in 2021 NWSL Draft

Sky Blue FC had a busy night during the 2021 NWSL Draft. During the first round, the Club selected UNC midfielder Brianna Pinto with the third overall pick, acquired $175,000 in allocation money for the fourth overall pick, and acquired $100,000 in allocation money and the 2022 natural second-round draft pick from the Washington Spirit. […]

The Washington Spirit Acquire FIFA World Cup Champion Emily Sonnett from the Orlando Pride

The Washington Spirit have acquired FIFA World Cup Champion Emily Sonnett from the Orlando Pride. In the trade, Orlando receives midfielder Meggie Dougherty Howard, the 9th pick in the 2021 NWSL Draft, a contingent first-round pick in a future draft, and $140,000 in allocation money. Spirit Head Coach Richie Burke had this to say on […]

Washington Spirit Waive Six Players

 The Washington Spirit have announced that defender Brooke Hendrix, midfielder Jaye Boissiere, and forwards Jenna Hellstrom, Meg McCool, Jessie Scarpa, and Crystal Thomas have been waived and placed on the offseason re-entry wire.   Hendrix joined the Spirit on January 4, 2020 from English team West Ham United of the FAWSL. The 5-11 defender from the University of Southern Mississippi played in five […]

Villanova v. Virginia to tip off in Holiday Hoops Classic presented by Bud Light Seltzer at Madison Square Garden on 12/19

Villanova and Virginia, the two most recent NCAA Men’s Basketball Champions, are set to square off in the “Holiday Hoops Classic” presented by Bud Light Seltzer on Saturday, December 19 at Madison Square Garden. The storied programs will tip-off in a non-conference game at 8:00 pm EST that will be nationally televised live on FOX. […]

New England Black Wolves Acquire Ryan Conrad in Trade with Toronto

The New England Black Wolves announced today the team has acquired the playing rights of Ryan Conrad from the Toronto Rock. The trade is in exchange for the Black Wolves’ fourth round selection (67th overall) of the 2020 Nationa​l Lacrosse League (NLL) Entry Draft. Per team policy, no details were released. Conrad was drafted in […]

Washington Spirit Sign Forward Meghan McCool

The Washington Spirit have signed forward Meghan McCool to a one year contract with an option for an additional year. McCool joins the Spirit after being named to the Spirit’s 31-player preseason roster as a Non-Roster Invitee in March. McCool will wear No. 26 for the Spirit. McCool played a full four years of collegiate […]