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    NAIRN BRACE AND DUNN GOAL LIFT SPIRIT OVER FC KANSAS CITY IN HOME OPENER

    BOYDS, Md. (April 18, 2015) – The Washington Spirit (1-1-0, 3 pts) claimed their first victory of the season against FC Kansas City (0-1-0, 0 pts) Saturday night in their home opener at Maureen Hendricks Field in Boyds, Md. Christine Nairn’s brace and Crystal’s Dunn’s goal in the first minute of the second half lifted the Spirit to a 3-1 win over the Blues.

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    WASHINGTON SPIRIT SEEK WIN IN HOME OPENER AGAINST FC KANSAS CITY

    BOYDS, Md. (April 17, 2015) – The Washington Spirit Spirit host FC Kansas City on Saturday at 7 PM at Maureen Hendricks Field in the team’s 2015 home opener. The Spirit are looking to bounce back after a disappointing loss in Houston last weekend. Meanwhile, FC Kansas City is also looking for their first win of the season after a narrow loss to Sky Blue FC last Sunday.

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    ALI KRIEGER AND ASHLYN HARRIS NAMED TO U.S. WORLD CUP ROSTER

    BOYDS, Md. (April 14, 2015) – Spirit goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris and defender Ali Krieger have both been named by Jill Ellis to the U.S. Women’s National Team roster for the 2015 World Cup.
    “Firstly, I’m very honored and privileged to represent my country as a member of this incredible group of footballers,” said defender Ali Krieger.

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    WASHINGTON SPIRIT FALL 2-0 TO THE HOUSTON DASH IN SEASON OPENER

    HOUSTON, Tx. (April 10, 2015) – The Washington opened the 2015 NWSL season with a loss on the road against the Houston Dash 2-0  on Saturday night. The Dash victory was secured by a goal from midfielder Carli Lloyd in first half stoppage time and a goal from forward Kealia Ohai in the 50th minute.

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    WASHINGTON SPIRIT OPEN 2015 NWSL SEASON IN HOUSTON

    Houston, Tx. (April 9, 2015) – The Washington Spirit will begin its 2015 season on the road facing the Houston Dash at BBVA Compass Stadium on Friday, April 10 at 8:30 PM ET.
    The Spirit and Dash have the honor of being the first game played in the 2015 NWSL season on Friday night.

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    Spirit beat UNC; Look ahead to start of season

    IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
    The Washington Spirit closed out preseason with a 1-0 victory over the University of North Carolina on Saturday evening. In the eighth minute Spirit goalkeeper Kelsey Wys sent a booming kick down the middle of the field to Estefi Banini.

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    WASHINGTON SPIRIT ANNOUNCE 2015 ROSTER

    Boyds, Md. (April 6, 2015) – With 2015 National Women’s Soccer League season set to begin this weekend, the Washington Spirit has announced its 2015 roster.
    The Spirit will once again be lead by general manager and head coach Mark Parsons. Parsons is assisted by returning assistant coach KJ Spisak and goalkeeping coach Lloyd Yaxley.

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    WASHINGTON SPIRIT CLOSE PRESEASON WITH A 1-0 WIN OVER UNC

    Boyds, Md. (April 4, 2015) – The Washington Spirit closed out preseason with a 1-0 victory over the University of North Carolina on Saturday evening at Maureen Hendricks Field.
    The Spirit came into the game looking to bounce back from a narrow 1-0 defeat last week to the University of Virginia.

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    WASHINGTON SPIRIT TAKE ON THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA IN FINAL PRESEASON MATCH

    BOYDS, MD. (April 3, 2015) – The Washington Spirit will face the University of North Carolina at 7 PM on Saturday April 4th at Maureen Hendricks Field. Last week, the Spirit lost 1-0 in a tight match to the University of Virginia.

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    Spirit fall to UVA; Next match v UNC April 4

    The Washington Spirit fell to the University of Virginia 1-0 in preseason friendly on Saturday night. They will take on the University of North Carolina Tar Heels in its final preseason match on Saturday April 4th.