November 19, 2020 | Sydney Bullock

Approval for SoccerPlex Tournament Rescinded After Positive COVID-19 Test

Montgomery County rescinded its approval for a soccer tournament scheduled for Nov. 20-22 at the Maryland SoccerPlex in Boyds after a player tested positive for COVID-19. Several thousand players were expected to play. Dr. Earl Stoddard, director of the Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security Management Staff, said the Soccerplex’s initial plan for the […]

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May 4, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Grass Roots Exhibit Opens at Maryland SoccerPlex (VIDEO)

There’s a new, interactive display at the Maryland SoccerPlex. It’s called the Grass Roots exhibit, and it’s designed to teach you about different grasses and how to best take care of your lawn. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. When you think of the Maryland SoccerPlex, you probably think of watching soccer or playing soccer on the beautiful […]

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July 4, 2016 | Staff Writer

Weather May Impact Montgomery County’s Fourth of July Celebrations

Montgomery County may be forced to reschedule their Independence Day firework displays this year due to inclement weather. The National Weather Service is predicting 1-2 inches of rain for the county, with possible breaks in the evening. The county’s fireworks displays in Germantown and Kensington may be delayed until Tuesday, July 5 and any changes […]

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July 1, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Celebrate the 4th of July in Montgomery County

Are you planning an Independence Day celebration? We have the details on where to see the fireworks around Montgomery County on July 4th. In Gaithersburg, you can celebrate our nation’s Independence Day at Bohrer Park. Festival activities begin at 5 p.m. and the fireworks are set to take part at about 9:30 p.m. Find out […]

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June 13, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Washington Spirit Game Against Orlando Pride Has Sold Out

The Washington Spirit has announced that Saturday’s National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) game against the visiting Orlando Pride has sold out. Fans are encouraged to arrive at Maureen Hendricks Field early in order to ensure entry by the 7 p.m. kickoff, with General Admission category ticket holders encouraged to arrive as early as 5:30 p.m. […]

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May 9, 2016 | Staff Writer

Washington Spirit Remains Undefeated, 0-0 Draw with Portland Thorns (VIDEO)

The Washington Spirit and the Portland Thorns are the only two undefeated teams in the National Women’s Soccer League. The two teams competed in front of more than 4,000 fans Saturday at Maureen Hendrick’s Field in Boyds, ending in a 0-0 tie. It was a close game, with the Spirit almost scoring several times. Crystal […]

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October 9, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 9, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, Oct. 9, in Montgomery County: 1. The Board of Education has resumed its search for the next superintendent of Montgomery County Public Schools. 2. There’s a lot happening at the Maryland SoccerPlex this weekend in Boyds, including a goals for girls clinic with soccer star Cindy Parlow, […]

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July 23, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Ali Krieger Practices with Washington Spirit: “I’m Happy to be Back” (VIDEO)

Ali Krieger is practicing this week with her club, the Washington Spirit. Krieger returns after crisscrossing the country for celebrations and events that followed the U.S.A.’s World Cup victory. In this MyMCMedia Extra, Krieger says she is happy to be back and she’s preparing to play on Saturday against the number one ranked Chicago Red […]

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May 16, 2015 | Krista Brick

Spirit Back to the Plex Saturday

The Washington Spirit are back at Maureen Hendricks Field in Boyds Saturday, for their second game this season against Sky Blue FC . The game starts at 7 p.m. “We are so excited to be back at home this weekend,” said midfielder Tori Huster. “There’s nothing like playing on your home turf in front of your […]

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April 27, 2015 | Krista Brick

Spirit Notches Road Win in New Jersey (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

The Washington Spirit netted a 3-1 road win over Sky Blue FC at Yurcak Field Sunday. The Spirit’s Crystal Dunn’s scored two goals in the first half and Christine Nairn’s added one on the second to top Sky Blue’s one goal by Katy Freels. Head coach Mark Parsons praised the performance. “It was a strong team […]

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