Tag Archive | Women’s Sports

Carli Lloyd Named to Roster for 2020 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski has named the 20 players who will represent the USA at the 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament being held from Jan. 28-Feb. 9 in Texas and California. The USA opens the tournament, which will send its top two finishers to Japan, on Tuesday, Jan. 28 against […]

Sky Blue FC Picks Four Players in 2020 NWSL College Draft

Sky Blue FC have selected four players in the 2020 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) College Draft. The picks are as follows: No. 5 Evelyne Viens, No. 11 Kaleigh Riehl, No. 20 Amanda McGlynn, and No. 29 Chantelle Swaby. Additionally, Sky Blue FC acquired forward Mallory Pugh from the Washington Spirit in exchange for the 4th, 13th, and 17th overall selections […]

Sky Blue FC Acquires Mallory Pugh from the Washington Spirit

Sky Blue FC of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has acquired 2019 U.S. Women’s National Team World Cup Champion & forward Mallory Pugh from the Washington Spirit in exchange for the 4th, 13th, and 17th overall selections in the 2020 NWSL College Draft as well as a 1st round 2021 Draft Pick. Pugh, 21, […]

Sky Blue FC Re-sign Midfielder Sarah Killion

Sky Blue FC co-captain and midfielder Sarah Killion has agreed to a new contract ahead of the 2020 National Women’s Soccer League Season. Per team and league policies, terms of the contract were not announced. Killion joined Sky Blue in 2015 after being selected as the second overall pick in the 2015 NWSL College Draft. […]

Lloyd Nominated for the 2019 U.S. Soccer Player of the Year Award

Sky Blue FC forward Carli Lloyd is nominated for the 2019 U.S. Soccer Female Player of the Year award, U.S. Soccer announced recently. Lloyd led the Sky Blue FC attack with eight goals and one assist in 14 games played, and finished the season tied for sixth in the league for goals scored. Lloyd is […]

NWHL Defender/English Teacher Shannon Doyle Creates #BlocksForBooks to Share Her Joy of Reading

“My parents supported my love of reading as a child and always purchased every book I requested. I can’t imagine a life without books – especially now that I am an English teacher and lucky to be surrounded by literature every day.” This is Connecticut Whale defender Shannon Doyle, and the story of what inspired […]

Imani Dorsey Earns First U.S. Women’s National Team Call-Up and News from the US National Team

Newly-appointed U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski has named his first roster, calling up 24 players for a training camp prior to the USA’s final two matches of the year, against Sweden on Nov. 7 at MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus, Ohio (7:30 p.m. ET on FS1 & TUDN) and against Costa Rica on […]