Washington Spirit set to host University of North Carolina on Saturday in Northern Virginia
This Saturday, March 25, the Washington Spirit will host the University of North Carolina women’s soccer team at Evergreen Sportsplex in Leesburg, Virginia as the club continues preseason action. Kickoff is set for 6:30 p.m.
Washington Spirit Opens Preseason with 3-0 Win over Penn State University
The Washington Spirit secured its first win of 2017 in its first preseason game against Penn State. The Spirit proved dominant in a 3-0 win over the Nittany Lions. Katie Stengel scored a penalty kick goal and tallied an assist, while recent signee Kristie Mewis added two more goals to the Spirit’s overall score.
Spirit vs. Penn State preseason match moved to Maryland SoccerPlex Field 19
The Washington Spirit’s first 2017 preseason match, which is set for this Saturday, March 18 at 2 p.m. against Penn State University, will be played on Field 19 at the Maryland SoccerPlex.
Washington Spirit launches single game ticket sales for 2017 NWSL regular season
The Washington Spirit has launched single game ticket sales for all 12 of the club’s 2017 NWSL regular season matches.
Washington Spirit announces 32-player NWSL preseason roster
The Washington Spirit has announced the club’s 2017 NWSL preseason roster, consisting of 32 new and returning players. The 2016 NWSL Championship finalists will bring four goalkeepers, eight defenders, 11 midfielders and 9 forwards into preseason training camp, featuring a mix of youth and veteran talent.
Spirit signs 2017 NWSL College Draft picks Lindsay Agnew and Meggie Dougherty Howard
The Washington Spirit has signed forward Lindsay Agnew and midfielder Meggie Dougherty Howard to contracts for the 2017 NWSL season. Per team and league policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed.
Washington Spirit signs six players to new contracts for 2017
The Washington Spirit has signed forwards Cali Farquharson and Cheyna Williams; defenders Estelle Johnson and Alyssa Kleiner; and midfielders Joanna Lohman and Kristie Mewis to new contracts for the 2017 season.
Spirit 2017 draft pick Lindsay Agnew featured by ECNL
Washington Spirit 2017 draft pick Lindsay Agnew is about to begin her rookie season in the NWSL, but her soccer career leading up to this point has already been quite a journey.
Washington Spirit selects Tom Torres as U.S. Soccer Development Academy Director in Virginia
The Washington Spirit has hired veteran D.C. United Academy coach Tom Torres to head up the club’s U.S. Soccer Girls Development Academy in Virginia. Torres, who has played and coached in the D.C. area for most of his life, joins the Spirit after a 10-year run with D.C.
NWSL Announces Washington Spirit 2017 Regular Season Schedule
The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) announced today the schedule for the 2017 NWSL season, including the Spirit’s twelve home games at Maureen Hendricks Field at the Maryland SoccerPlex. The Spirit will host and visit every team in the league at least once, play six teams three times overall, but will only face Seattle Reign FC, Chicago Red Stars, and FC Kansas City twice.