Kansas City

February 4, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Good Counsel Duo: From WCAC Champs to Super Bowl Champs

Two Our Lady of Good Counsel High School alumni who play for the Kansas City Chiefs are officially Super Bowl LIV champions. Dorian O’Daniel and Kendall Fuller both graduated from Good Counsel in Olney in 2013. From 2009 to 2013, Good Counsel’s varsity football team won four consecutive WCAC championships. Fuller, a defensive back for […]

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January 10, 2020 | Joe Yasharoff

Trio of Ex-Good Counsel Teammates Ready for NFL Divisional Round

One local high school — Our Lady of Good Counsel — will be watching the NFL playoffs a little more intently than most. The Olney school has three alumni playing this weekend in the NFL’s divisional round. And they all played together on the same 2011 team. Stefon Diggs ’12 (Minnesota Vikings wide receiver): Played at […]

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August 27, 2015 | Staff Writer

Washington Spirit Will Try to Clinch Playoff Spot Tonight

The Washington Spirit play FC Kansas City at 8 p.m. tonight at Swope Soccer Village in Kansas City. A win clinches a playoff spot for the Spirit, meanwhile a loss would leave the door open for Portland Thorns FC to possibly snag the final playoff spot. “The team is in great shape heading into the […]

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June 28, 2015 | Krista Brick

Spirit Victorious Over Houston (VIDEO)

The Washington Spirit won a physical match against the Houston Dash to continue their unbeaten streak at home Saturday night. The first 15 minutes of the game, saw both sides having equal opportunities but a shaky start for both, according to a news release from the team. The teams went into the locker room tied […]

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April 8, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Washington Spirit Players Train for Season Ahead (VIDEO)

The Washington Spirit is a professional women’s soccer team based here in Montgomery County. They made the playoffs last year and are training to win it all this year. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. Before the Spirit takes on Kansas City on April 18, they are playing some exhibition games against some college teams. The Spirit […]

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April 20, 2014 | Staff Writer

photo of Washington Spirit Celebrate Goal April 19, 2014

Washington Spirit Over FC Kansas City 3-1

The Washington Spirit earned their first win of the 2014 season in their second match, against FC Kansas City on Saturday, April 19. The Spirit outscored Kansas 3-1. With a lot of energy in the air, within four minutes the Spirit were on the scoreboard. The first goal of the night came from Canadian Women’s […]

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April 17, 2014 | Staff Writer

Washington Spirit vs. FC Kansas City on April 19

The Washington Spirit will play their second home match of the season at the Maryland SoccerPlex against FC Kansas City at 6:30 p.m. on April 19. In their home opener, the Spirit faced the Western New York Flash and took a 3-1 loss. During the first half of the match, the Spirit were able to […]

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April 14, 2014 | Staff Writer

Washington Spirit Fall to Western New York Flash in Home Opener

The Washington Spirit took on the Western New York Flash for their home opener on Saturday, April 13 in front of 2,306 fans under sunny skies. Although midfielder, Christine Nairn scored a goal for the Spirit, the lone goal was not enough to top the 2013 regular season champions. The Spirit started the first half […]

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