women’s soccer

April 18, 2015 | Krista Brick

Fans Packed the Plex for Home Opener (PHOTOS)

Fans beat the drum and waived their flags on a balmy evening to watch the Washington Spirit top the defending NWSL champion FC Kansas City Saturday night. About 3,500 were in attendance for the home opener of the 2015 season, according to team owner Bill Lynch. Young players sported their team jerseys and older fans […]

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April 16, 2015 | Staff Writer

Two Spirit Players Named to U.S. Women’s National Team for 2015 World Cup

Washington Spirit goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris and defender Ali Krieger have both been named to the U.S. Women’s National Team roster for the 2015 World Cup, according to a news release from the Spirit. “Firstly, I’m very honored and privileged to represent my country as a member of this incredible group of footballers,” Krieger said in […]

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April 13, 2015 | Krista Brick

As Washington Spirit Prepares for Home Opener Krieger Appearance Questionable (VIDEO)

Coming off a loss in their first game of the 2015 season against the Houston Dash, the Washington Spirit is on home field Saturday for its season home opener at Maureen Hendricks Field at 7 p.m. The team fell to the Dash 2-0 April 10. It’s unclear whether defender Ali Krieger will be on the field […]

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October 27, 2014 | Krista Brick

Washington Spirit Tickets On Sale for 2015 Season

Tickets just went on sale to catch the NWSL Washington Spirit next season and early birds can catch a deal by buying them now. Returning season ticket holder seats will be on hold through Dec.15.  Buying seats now also gets you a 2015 Spirit scarf . Early Bird pricing expires January 15. Spirit supporters will get […]

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April 4, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Spirit Take On University of Maryland April 5

The Washington Spirit will meet University of Maryland in a charity match to benefit Headers for Hope April 5 at 7 a.m. at the Maryland Soccerplex in Boyds. In their first preseason match March 22, the Spirit overtook University of North Caroline 2-0. Both goals came in the second half. The first goal was made […]

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January 29, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Washington Spirit Preseason Tickets Available

The Washington Spirit announced the 2014 preseason schedule, which begins on March 10, with four preseason exhibition games. The Spirit will kick off the 2014 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) preseason by hosting a Meet-the-Team Event & Fan Fest on March 15, which will be highlighted by an intrasquad scrimmage. The Spirit will also play […]

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September 27, 2013 | Staff Writer

Montgomery College Fall Sports Update (Video)

Montgomery College athletes are back in action. MCTV’s Michael Brown has a report. Visit our PEG partner MCTV10 (Montgomery College Television program schedule) to see more Montgomery College Television.

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July 2, 2013 | Staff Writer

Ingleside Retirees Welcome Another Soccer Player “Home” (Photos)

Conny Pohlers, a star soccer player from Germany, is now the third Washington Spirit player to move into Ingleside at King Farm, a continuing care retirement community in Rockville. A recent signee with DC’s professional women’s soccer team, Pohlers will play her first home game on July 3. The 34-year-old striker joins Spirit teammates Diana […]

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December 12, 2012 | Staff Writer

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Germantown Welcomes Washington Spirit

The Washington, D.C. area’s entry in the new U.S. women’s professional soccer league revealed its identity, home venue and head coach on Dec. 11. This is the latest step in the exciting return of women’s pro soccer to the nation’s capital. Continuing a proud tradition that began with the Washington Freedom of the Women’s United […]

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