Tonight’s Houston Dash vs Washington Spirit Match Postponed
The Houston Dash vs. Washington Spirit match scheduled for this evening has been postponed to a date to be determined. The Dash, in consultation with the National Women’s Soccer League, made the decision in the interest of fan, public, and player safety.
First Place Washington Spirit in Houston Friday Night for Rematch Against Dash
The Washington Spirit (4-1-1, 13 points) heads southwest this Friday to BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, Texas for a rematch against the Houston Dash (2-3-1, 7 points). The Spirit and Chicago Red Stars currently have the most points in the National Women’s Soccer League standings with 13, but the Spirit is in first place due to goal differential.
FLASHBACK: Washington Spirit Academy Success in 2015 Super Y League Season
In just it’s third year in existence, the Washington Spirit Academy Super Y program has not only grown to be the largest overall club setup in the prestigious nation-wide summer league, they sent five teams to the National Championship Tournament in Bradenton, Florida in December.
Washington Spirit Falls to Portland Thorns On the Road
The Washington Spirit (4-1-1, 13 points) faced its first loss of the season on the road against the Portland Thorns (3-0-3, 12 points). Unlike the last meeting between the two teams in early May that ended in a scoreless draw, tonight’s game ended with 4-1 in favor of the Thorns.
Spirit Remains Undefeated with 1-0 Win Over Houston Dash
The Washington Spirit (4-0-1, 13 points) continues its undefeated streak after triumphing over the Houston Dash (2-2-1, 7 points) at the Maryland SoccerPlex in front of 3,545 fans. This win increases the Spirit’s lead at the top of the league by three points over second place team the Chicago Red Stars.
Washington Spirit Names Olympic and World Cup Champion Briana Scurry Honorary Captain
The Washington Spirit has named World Cup and Olympic Champion Briana Scurry the Honorary Captain of the team. Scurry will promote the National Women’s Soccer League, market the Washington Spirit organization, and share her wealth of experience and knowledge with the team’s players.
BODYARMOR Named Official Sports Drink of Washington Spirit
The Washington Spirit has signed a partnership with BODYARMOR, making it the Official Sports Drink of the team for the 2016 season.
Spirit Remains Undefeated Following Scoreless Draw With The Thorns
The Washington Spirit (3-0-1, 10 points) remains undefeated and atop the National Women’s Soccer League table after a 0-0 draw against the Portland Thorns (2-0-2, 8 points) in front of 4,333 fans at the Maryland SoccerPlex. It was a thrilling and physical game that resulted in five yellow cards throughout the night including two yellow cards to Thorns captain Tobin Heath.
Washington Spirit Renews Relationship with Calvert Soccer Association as a Youth Club Partner
The Washington Spirit professional women’s soccer club and Calvert Soccer Association (CSA) have renewed their Spirit Youth Club Partnership for 2016, the historic fourth season of the National Women’s Soccer League.
Spirit Remains Undefeated After 3-0 Win Over Western New York Flash
The Washington Spirit (3-0-0, 9 pts) continues to sit atop the league table and remain undefeated after a 3-0 win over the Western New York Flash (1-2-0, 3 pts) tonight in Rochester, New York. In the Spirit’s second consecutive game on the road, Canadian midfielder Diana Matheson scored twice.