Houston Dash / National Women's Soccer League

Houston Dash Adds Brian Ching,Tony DiCicco to Staff

The Houston Dash named former Houston Dynamo forward Brian Ching as the club’s Managing Director, the team announced on Dec. 23. Ching played eight seasons with the Dynamo before retiring at the end of the 2013 MLS season. The Honolulu native will manage the day-to-day duties of the club and help scout out for personnel. … Continue reading

National Women's Soccer League / Washington Spirit

Robyn Gayle: Building a Foundation for 2014

It goes without saying professional athletes never want to lose, but when placed in a tough situation sometimes there can be no alternative. The Washington Spirit weren’t getting the results they wanted the players coaches and staff remained positive. They were building something, a foundation for 2014. “I think we’ll be a different team next … Continue reading

FC Kansas City / National Women's Soccer League / Washington Spirit

FC Kansas City Resigns Erika Tymrak, Washington Signs Jodie Taylor

FC Kansas City re-signed midfielder Erika Tymrak, the club announced Wednesday. The contract will keep Tymrak with the club through the 2015 season. The 22 year-old scored six goals and four assists and was named the 2013 NWSL Rookie of the Year.  She earned her first call-up to the U.S. Women’s National team in September. … Continue reading

Boston Breakers / National Women's Soccer League

Breakers name Ashley Phillips Assistant Coach.

The Boston Breakers named Ashley Phillips assistant/goalkeeper coach, the team announced on Tuesday. The 27-year-old played 11 games for the Breakers last season, posting a 2-5-4 record. She is the third coach named by Boston this offseason as the Breakers named defender Cat Whitehill player-assistant coach in October and Tom Durkin was named head coach … Continue reading

Houston Dash / National Women's Soccer League

Houston is a Go: NWSL Welcomes Houston Dash as First Expansion Franchise

The Houston Dash are the newest NWSL franchise and the second to be affiliated with an MLS ownership group. Houston Dynamo President Chris Canetti said during Thursday’s press conference that the vision took much “planning and research” for the ownership group to buy into his vision of a women’s team in Houston. U.S. President Sunil … Continue reading

National Women's Soccer League / Seattle Reign FC / Western New York Flash

Alex Sahlen to miss 2014 season, Thorns Acquire Nikki Marshall.

Western New York Flash defender Alex Sahlen will miss the 2014 season due to pregnancy, the team announced yesterday. Sahlen and her husband Aaran Lines are expecting their first child next summer. The 31-year-old, played 18 games tallying three assists before being sidelined with a torn plantar fascia. Sahlen will continue to serve as the … Continue reading