September 30, 2016 NWSL ROUNDUP
Spirit advance over Red Stars WASHINGTON SPIRIT 2, CHICAGO RED STARS 1
BOYDS, Md. – Francisca Ordega scored in the 111th minute to give the Washington Spirit a 2-1 overtime win over the Chicago Red Stars in an NWSL Semi-final game at the Maryland SoccerPlex Friday.
September 25, 2016 NWSL ROUNDUP
Portland clinches NWSL Shied
PISCATAWAY, N.J. –Allie Long scored two goals and Lindsey Horan added another as the Portland Thorns FC defeated Sky Blue FC 3-1 to capture the NWSL Shield Sunday at Yurcak Field.
September 24, 2016 NWSL ROUNDUP
Flash earn final playoff spot
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill.--- Christen Press, Cara Walls and Sofia Herta all scored as the Chicago Red Stars jumped out to an early lead and cruised to a 3-1 win over the Washington Spirit at Toyota Park Saturday.
September 10, 2016 NWSL ROUNDUP
Sky Blue gets past Orlando 2-1
ORLANDO---Sky Blue FC got second half goals from Sam Kerr and Maya Hayes to defeat the Orlando Pride 2-1 at Camping World Stadium Saturday. Kristen Edmonds had given the Pride a 1-0 first half lead.
September 7, 2016 NWSL ROUNDUP
Spirit plays anthem early, then clinches home field
The first-place Washington Spirit clinched the home field for its playoff opener with a 2-1 win over the Seattle Reign at the Maryland SoccerPlex Wednesday night, also attracting attention by playing the national anthem early because of Reign midfielder Megan Rapinoe’s intention to kneel during the ceremony.
September 4, 2016 NWSL ROUNDUP
Thorns trounce Breakers
The Portland Thorns pulled within four points of first place with a 5-1 victory over the Boston Breakers before a 17,152 crowd at Providence Park Sunday night.
September 3, 2016 NWSL ROUNDUP
Spirit clinches playoff place
The Washington Spirit remained in first place in the NWSL standings, clinching a playoff berth with a 1-1 tie with the Western New York Flash before a 4,572 crowd at the Maryland SoccerPlex Saturday night.
August 30, 2016 THE SOLO SAGA CONTINUES
Hope Solo quits Reign for rest of NWSL season
Don't expect Hope Solo to call any opponents "cowards" any time soon. Solo, who has been suspended from the U.S. women's national team for critical comments of Sweden after the Americans were eliminated at the Rio Olympics, Tuesday quit the Seattle Reign for the remainder of the NWSL season.
August 26, 2016 NWSL ROUNDUP
Spirit edge Pride 2-1
ORLANDO--- Cheyna Williams and Christine Nairn scored to lead the Washington Spirit to a 2-1 win over the Orlando Pride at Camping World Stadium Friday night.