National Women's Soccer League / US Women's National Team / Washington Spirit / Women's World Cup

Crystal Dunn rebounds from World Cup cut with stellar club season

Three summers ago, Crystal Dunn was on top of the world. The United States U-20 women’s national team had made history by defeating Germany for its historic third FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup title and Dunn, who recorded three assists and played every minute on defense, had emerged as one of the country’s top young players. … Continue reading

National Women's Soccer League / Sky Blue FC / Western New York Flash

Flash, Sky Blue finish in wild draw

Sky Blue FC entered its clash against the Western New York Flash last weekend with defensive reinforcements in United States women’s national team members Kelley O’Hara and captain Christie Rampone. However, it was the pair’s contributions on the offensive end that were most vital with O’Hara notching a pair of assists while Rampone scored the equalizer in … Continue reading

National Women's Soccer League / Portland Thorns FC / Sky Blue FC

Kerr notches only tally in Sky Blue FC debut

After waiting nearly three months to secure its second win of the season, Sky Blue FC finally ended its franchise-record 10-game winless rut, defeating Portland Thorns FC, 1-0, on Saturday night in Piscataway. The goal came courtesy of Australian forward Sam Kerr who made her debut with the club after returning to New Jersey following the … Continue reading

US Women's National Team / Women's World Cup

Score Settled: Lloyd, U.S. women surge past Japan to title

Defense got the United States women’s national team into the World Cup final, but it was its offense that shined brightest Sunday night at BC Place in Vancouver. Despite falling one minute short of Germany’s 2007 shutout streak and conceding two goals for the first time this tournament, the Americans responded with five goals of their … Continue reading