Spirit Acquires Defender Alyssa Kleiner
The Washington Spirit announced today that the club has acquired defender Alyssa Kleiner from the Portland Thorns. In exchange, Portland will receive defender Katherine Reynolds.
Matheson Named to Canadian Roster for Olympic Qualifying
Canada Soccer Women’s National Team Head Coach John Herdman has named the 20 players who will represent Canada in Texas, including Diana Matheson.
Dunn and Krieger Named to U.S. Roster For Olympic Qualifying Championship
U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis named the 20 players, including Ali Krieger and Crystal Dunn, who will represent the USA at the 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship running from Feb. 10-21 in Frisco and Houston, Texas.
UVA, PSU, UNC, and Duke to Face the Spirit in Preseason Matches
The Washington Spirit announced today the club’s 2016 preseason schedule, featuring four games against top NCAA Division-I women’s college teams.
Washington Spirit Trades Amanda Da Costa to the Chicago Red Stars
The Washington Spirit announced today that the club has traded midfielder Amanda Da Costa and the Spirit’s natural fourth-round pick in the 2017 NWSL College Draft to the Chicago Red Stars. In exchange, the Spirit will be receiving a player to be named later.
WASHINGTON SPIRIT SELECTS FIVE PLAYERS IN NWSL DRAFT
The Washington Spirit completed the 2016 National Women’s Soccer League College Draft by selecting forwards Cheyna Williams (FSU) and Cali Farquharson (ASU), midfielder Alli Murphy (Texas Tech), goalkeeper Madalyn Schiffel (University of San Francisco), and defender Kara Wilson (Duke).
Spirit Names Denise Reddy as Assistant Coach
The Washington Spirit announced today that Denise Reddy has been named an assistant coach for the National Women’s Soccer League club.
Spirit Waives Forward Ngozi Sonia Okobi
The Washington Spirit announced today that the club has waived forward Ngozi Sonia Okobi.
Spirit Signs Forward Katie Stengel
Washington Spirit announced today the club has signed forward Katie Stengel.
Spirit to Hold Open Tryout for Pro and Reserves Teams
The Washington Spirit will hold a one-day open tryout on Friday, February 19th at the Maryland SoccerPlex for the Washington Spirit pro and Washington Spirit Reserves teams.