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    Washington Spirit Set to Face Off Against FC Kansas City

    On Saturday, April 19th at 6:30pm, the Washington Spirit will play their second home match of the season at the Maryland SoccerPlex against FC Kansas City.

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    Free Spirit Mini Clinics

    The Washington Spirit players want to train your team!

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    Open practice for Spirit fans Apr 17 at Maureen Hendricks Field of the MD SoccerPlex

    You’re invited to watch how the Washington Spirit prepare for FC Kansas City on Thursday, April 17 at Maureen Hendricks Field of the Maryland SoccerPlex.

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    Spirit Reserves re-sign Chelsea’s Stobbs

    The Washington Spirit Reserves eagerly announced today the reacquisition of Hofstra University forward Amber Stobbs to the 2014 squad. A native of London, England, Stobbs was a member of Chelsea Ladies FC before embarking on her collegiate career stateside and subsequent stint with Washington in 2013.

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    Washington Spirit Fall to Western New York Flash 1 – 3 In Home Opener

    Boyds, Md. (April 14, 2014) – The Washington Spirit took on the Western New York Flash for their home opener on Saturday, April 13 in front of 2,306 fans under sunny skies. Although midfielder, Christine Nairn scored a goal for the Spirit, the lone goal was not enough to top the 2013 regular season champions.
    The Spirit started the first half strong.

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    Washington Spirit to Host Western New York Flash on Sunday, April 13 at the Maryland SoccerPlex

    Boyds, Md (April 10, 2014) – The Washington Spirit will host 2013 regular season champions, Western New York Flash on Sunday, April 13 at 4pm at the Maryland SoccerPlex.
    Washington has added a lot of new talent to their 2014 roster. One of the newest members of the team is Crystal Dunn, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NWSL College Draft. Dunn, a U.S.

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    Yensen returns to the Spirit Reserves

    The Washington Spirit Reserves continued to build their 2014 season roster today by announcing the signing of Virginia Tech midfielder Katie Yensen to the growing squad. Fresh off the most successful run in Hokie women’s soccer history last fall, Yensen returns for her third season at the Maryland SoccerPlex as a member of a Washington W-League team.

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    Washington Spirit Shutout UMD in Charity Match to Benefit Headers for Hope

    Boyds, Md (April 6, 2014) – The Washington Spirit ended their preseason with a 7-0 shutout against the University of Maryland to benefit the Headers for Hope charity on Saturday evening.
    International striker Jodie Taylor led the team in goals with a hat trick. The first goal of the night came in the 15th minute of the first half.

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    Washington Spirit Sign Midfielder Jordan Angeli and Mexican Women’s National Team Defender Bianca Sierra

    Boyds, Md. (April 4, 2014) – The Washington Spirit today announced they have signed midfielder Jordan Angeli and Mexican Women’s National Team defender Bianca Sierra. Per league policy, terms of the contracts were not disclosed.
    Angeli, 27, earned All-Jeffco first team honors in 2003 as well as an All-State honorable mention.

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    Washington Spirt to Face Off Against UMD in Last Preseason Match to Benefit Headers for Hope

    With two preseason matches under their belt, the Washington Spirit will meet University of Maryland in a charity match to benefit Headers for Hope.
    In their first preseason match on March 22nd, the Spirit overtook UNC 2-0. Both goals came in the second half. The first goal was made unassisted by Canadian Women’s National midfielder midfilder, Diana Matheson.