Tag Archive | Women’s Sports

NWSL Announces Innovative 2021 Competition Framework

The National Women’s Soccer League today announced a new competition framework to be debuted in 2021, expanding opportunities for the athletes of the NWSL to showcase the most exciting, most competitive women’s professional soccer league in the world. “2021 is shaping up to be another big year for the NWSL as we continue to innovate […]

Sky Blue FC Forward Paige Monaghan to Host Charity Auction for Hometown Social Services

Sky Blue FC Forward Paige Monaghan launched recently a charity auction for the Roxbury Social Services before the upcoming holidays. The auction features many signed items, including cleats from her first professional goal and a 2020 Sky Blue FC jersey. “My hometown has a very special place in my heart, and I am excited to […]

Washington Spirit Bledsoe and Hatch called up to USWNT Camp to be held in the Netherlands

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski has named Spirit goalkeeper Aubrey Bledsoe and forward Ashley Hatch to the 23-player roster for the USA’s November training camp in the Netherlands. The USWNT’s final game of 2020, and the first match in 261 days, is set to be played on Nov. 27 at 12:30 ET […]

Sky Blue FC Defender Midge Purce Named to USWNT Training Camp Roster for Friendly Against the Netherlands

Sky Blue FC defender Midge Purce has been named to the U.S. Women’s National Team training camp roster for its first friendly in eight months. The USWNT will train for six days in the Netherlands before playing its final match of 2020. This call-up marks Purce’s third under Head Coach Vlatko Andonovski. “I am always […]

St. Francis College Brooklyn Nevena Dimitrijevic Named to 2021 Nancy Lieberman Award Preseason Watch List

St. Francis College Brooklyn women’s basketball sophomore guard Nevena Dimitrijevic was named to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame/Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s (WBCA) Nancy Lieberman Award Preseason Watch List. Dimitrijevic becomes the first Terrier in program history to be named to the respective list, and the second NEC student-athlete since Saint Francis (PA)’s Jessica […]

Washington Spirit Announce Protected and Unprotected Lists Ahead of 2020 NWSL Expansion Draft

The Washington Spirit has announced its protected and unprotected player lists ahead of the upcoming NWSL Expansion Draft featuring Racing Louisville FC. The Draft will take place on November 12 at 7 pm ET. The NWSL announced in October 2019 that Racing Louisville FC would join the league and they will begin play in 2021. […]

Sky Blue FC Announces End of Year Roster Statuses Entering 2020-21 Offseason

Sky Blue FC has announced contract statuses for each of its players following the completion of National Women’s Soccer League play in 2020. The Club has exercised options on 12 players while extending new offers to eight. U.S. Women’s National Team players Carli Lloyd and Mallory Pugh and Canadian international Kailen Sheridan remain on the […]