2015 Season tickets and scarf design announcement
Season tickets for the 2015 Spirit NWSL Season are going on sale this month! The Spirit want to invite fans to show off their creativity and submit designs for the 2015 scarf that will be given to all Season Ticket Holders who order by December 15, 2014!
NWSL on loan: Sept. 16 weekend recap
As the 2014 off-season continues many loaned NWSL players saw their new clubs’ campaigns begin this weekend. Check out our recap of how NWSL players on loan fared in their first games overseas.
2014 Fan Voting Results
The 2014 Spirit Awards, fan-voted, results are in!
Fan voting for 2014 Spirit player awards
Vote for who you think was the best of the best this 2014 season. Fans vote for Defender of the Year, Best New-Comer, Most Valuable Player, and Fan Favorite.
Fall Academy registration is open
The Washington Spirit Academy will host a series of training sessions this fall at the Wheaton Sports Pavilion in Maryland and the NOVA Field House in Virginia.
NWSL announce 2015 schedule format
The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) announced today the League will play a 20-game schedule for the 2015 NWSL season. The NWSL will also a take brief two-week break during the group stages of the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada.
Spirit fall short of NWSL Championship game
On Sunday evening, the Washington Spirit were defeated 2-1 by the Seattle Reign in the NWSL semi-finals. In a match strikingly similar to the one the teams played on August 9th, the Spirit took a lead, only to have the first place Reign come back in devastating fashion.
Spirit look to overthrow the Reign
What a difference a year makes. Last season, the Washington Spirit and Seattle Reign found themselves at the bottom of the table. In fact, their combined point total, 32, would not have been enough to qualify for the playoffs this year. Now, these teams are ready to battle for a spot against FC Kansas City in the final.
Spirit head to Seattle for semi-final battle
Finishing the regular season at 10-9-5, the Spirit have 35 points. Just a year ago, the Spirit finished in last place, with only three wins and 14 total points. This turnaround has produced an exciting and unpredictable season, which now will continue this weekend in a semi-final battle with number one ranked Seattle Reign FC.
National Women’s Soccer League announces 2014 NWSL Awards
The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) announced today the list of 2014 NWSL Awards featuring the Golden Boot, Most Valuable Player, Defender of the Year, Goalkeeper of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Coach of the Year and Best XI. The 2014 NWSL Awards will be voted upon by owners, general managers, coaches, players and the media.