Tag Archive | Women’s Sports

Washington Spirit Strike in Stoppage Time to Win Tightly Contested Match With Louisville

 The Washington Spirit won 1–0 in their second match of the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup Presented by Secret Deodorant on Thursday night at Audi Field in Washington, DC. The first minutes at Audi Field saw the first and second overall picks in this past year’s draft go toe-to-toe  — Trinity Rodman charged at Emily Fox in Racing Louisville’s […]

New York Liberty Select Michaela Onyenwere No. 6 Overall in 2021 WNBA Draft

The New York Liberty selected Michaela Onyenwere from UCLA with the sixth overall pick in tonight’s 2021 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm®. This marks the third player in the franchise’s 25-year history drafted No. 6 overall, joining Sue Wicks (1997) and Crystal Robinson (1999). Onyenwere, a 6-0 forward, highlights this year’s Liberty draft class. […]

Dallas Wings Selects Charli Collier with First Overall Pick

Two-time All-American Charli Collier of Texas tonight was  selected by the Dallas Wings with the first overall pick of WNBA Draft 2021 presented by State  Farm®, which was held virtually for a second year in a row in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.  A finalist for the Lisa Leslie Award as the nation’s top center, […]

NJ/NY Gotham FC Defeats Orlando Pride 1-0 to Open Challenge Cup

NJ/NY Gotham FC (1-0-0, 3 pts) earned their first win in a hard-fought battle against Orlando Pride (0-1-1, 1 pt) to open their National Women’s Soccer League 2021 Challenge Cup campaign on Wednesday night at Exploria Stadium.  The first half saw an early handball in the box that awarded Gotham FC a penalty kick and an opportunity […]

St. John’s Women’s Basketball Adds Danielle Patterson to Roster

St. John’s Women’s Basketball Head Coach Joe Tartamella announced the addition of graduate student Danielle Patterson, who has committed to the Red Storm program for the 2021-22 season. Patterson, a highly touted recruit out of The Mary Louis Academy in 2017, spent the last two years at Indiana University and will have two seasons of NCAA eligibility remaining. […]

Washington Spirit set to take on Racing Louisville in NWSL Challenge Cup Action

The Washington Spirit will return to Audio Field as they will take on Racing Louisville FC, as both teams look to earn their first win in the NWSL Challenge Cup Tournament. In their last match the Spirit fell in a close match to the North Carolina Courage, but saw an encouraging debut from Trinity Rodman. […]

NJ/NY Gotham FC Ready for Debut in 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup Opener in Orlando

NJ/NY Gotham FC opens the 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup presented by Secret with a visit to Exploria Stadium as the newly rebranded club takes on Orlando Pride on Wednesday, April 14. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. ET.   Streaming The match will be broadcast live on CBS Sports Network with international viewers able to follow […]