Washington Spirit Development Academy in Virginia adds four to coaching staff
The Washington Spirit Development Academy program in Virginia has added four coaches to its staff for the inaugural 2017-2018 U.S. Soccer Girls Development Academy season.
Washington Spirit plays Orlando Pride to 1-1 draw in NWSL Game of the Week on Lifetime
The Washington Spirit (0-1-1, 1 pt) played the Orlando Pride (0-1-1, 1 pt) to a 1-1 draw in the inaugural NWSL regular season match played at the new Orlando City Stadium on Saturday afternoon, in front of 14,452 fans and a national TV audience for the second edition of the NWSL Game of the Week on Lifetime.
Washington Spirit announces Potomac Soccer Association as Youth Club Partner for 2017
The Washington Spirit is pleased to announce Maryland-based Potomac Soccer Association as an official Youth Club Partner for the 2017 season. This will be the second straight season that Potomac Soccer has joined the Spirit as a partner club, after kicking off the relationship in March 2016.
Gunston SC latest addition to Washington Spirit Girls Development Academy strategy
Fairfax based Gunston Soccer Club has become the second Virginia youth soccer club to sign on as a U.S. Soccer Development Academy Partner of the Washington Spirit.
Spirit goalkeeper Stephanie Labbé nominated for NWSL Save of the Week
Washington Spirit goalkeeper Stephanie Labbé has been tabbed as one of four nominees for the NWSL Save of the Week, following her standout performance in Saturday’s season-opening 1-0 loss to the North Carolina Courage.
Joanna Lohman to miss remainder of NWSL season after tearing ACL
Washington Spirit midfielder Joanna Lohman will miss the remainder of the 2017 NWSL season after tearing her left ACL during the first half of the Spirit’s 1-0 loss to the North Carolina Courage on Saturday, April 15.
Washington Spirit drops 1-0 decision to NC Courage in season opener
The Washington Spirit dropped a 1-0 decision to the North Carolina Courage on Saturday afternoon in front of 2,400 fans at Maureen Hendricks Field, as a 19th minute goal by McCall Zerboni on an assist from Makenzy Doniak proved to be the difference on opening day of the 2017 National Women’s Soccer League regular season.
NWSL announces go90 as live streaming partner
The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) and go90 today announced a multiyear content agreement making go90 the exclusive streaming partner of the NWSL in the United States for all games except the NWSL Game of the Week on Lifetime.
Spirit reveals new red Nike kits for 2017 NWSL season
The Washington Spirit has revealed the club’s new red Nike kits for the 2017 NWSL season.
Spirit’s Joanna Lohman helps provide shoes for young soccer players in Botswana
Washington Spirit midfielder Joanna Lohman took a trip to Botswana, Africa last fall, working with a program called Girl Power! to help empower and provide resources for young soccer players in the developing nation. In a recent blog post, Lohman provided an exciting update on her friends at the Old Naledi soccer club, who recently received a much-needed gift from the U.S. Ambassador.