Tag Archive | Women’s Sports

Washington Spirit to play for DC SCORES in the 2020 Verizon Community Shield

The Washington Spirit is proud to announce that the club will be playing for DC SCORES during the Verizon Community Shield competition. The Verizon Community Shield is a partnership between the National Women’s Soccer League and Verizon, where each of the NWSL’s nine clubs will partner with small businesses or programs in their community. The […]

Washington Spirit Star Tori Huster partners with La Clé, The Unlocked Project to raise money for St. Jude

Washington Spirit defender and captain Tori Huster is known for her leadership on the field for the Spirit, but her initiative doesn’t take pause after the final whistle. In the DC Metro area, Huster also strives to create positive change and be a voice. As the only athlete ambassador for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital […]

Sky Blue Falls to Chicago 4-1 in Second Fall Series Match

Sky Blue FC lost to the Chicago Red Stars 4-1 Sunday afternoon in their second match of the NWSL Fall Series. The match at SeatGeek Stadium in Chicago was presented digitally for Sky Blue fans by Provident Bank. Sky Blue put the pressure on Chicago’s defense right from the start of the match, and their […]

Las Vegas Aces Dearica Hamby Named the 2020 WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year

Las Vegas Aces forward Dearica Hamby has been named the 2020 WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year, the WNBA announced recently. Hamby has been selected as the league’s top reserve for the second season in a row. She is the third player to win the award in back-to-back seasons, joining Allie Quigley (2014 and 2015) […]

Sky Blue FC Raises $1,000 for National Black Justice Coalition During Fall Series Opener

Sky Blue FC raised $1,000 for the National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC) during its NWSL Fall Series opener Digital Tailgate and Watch Party. The NBJC is a leading civil rights organization based in Washington, DC focusing on empowering Black LGBTQ/SGL people and ending racism, homophobia, and LGBTQ/SGL bias and stigmas. The Digital Tailgate was held […]

WNBA Trio Earn 2020 Peak Performer Awards

Dallas Wings guard Arike Ogunbowale, Los Angeles Sparks forward/center Candace Parker and Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot have won the 2020 WNBA Peak Performer Awards in scoring, rebounding and assists, respectively, the WNBA announced today. The WNBA presents the Peak Performer Awards annually to the players who lead the league in each of those categories […]

Liberty Take Tough 85-75 loss to Fever

VIDEO: New York Liberty Head Coach Walt Hopkins along with stars Paris Kea and Kia Nurse share their thoughts from the team’s 85-75 loss to the Indiana Fever in WNBA action on 9/10.   On Thursday, the New York Liberty (2-18) took on the Indiana Fever (6-15) and lost, 85-75. New York was without starting […]