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Carolina RailHawks expected to address NWSL bid next week

Carolina RailHawks expected to address NWSL bid next week

Tim Nash November 30, 2016 20

The Carolina RailHawks will be holding an event on Dec. 6 to discuss what they are billing “A New State of Soccer.” The event will include new information on the possibility of an NWSL

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Dash ink Brazilian defender Bruna Benites

Dash ink Brazilian defender Bruna Benites

The Equalizer Staff November 30, 2016 14

The Houston Dash appear to be using the offseason to reshape their back line. A day after sending Allysha Chapman to the Breakers, the club announced the signing of Bruna Benites. The Brazilian defender

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Breakers acquire Allysha Chapman from Dash

Breakers acquire Allysha Chapman from Dash

Dan Lauletta November 29, 2016 21

The Breakers acquired Canadian left back Allysha Chapman from the Houston Dash on Tuesday in exchange for the No. 15 pick in the 2017 NWSL draft and an international roster spot through 2018. “Allysha

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U-20 WWC: U.S. fall to North Korea in extra time

U-20 WWC: U.S. fall to North Korea in extra time

The Equalizer Staff November 29, 2016 672

R Hyang Sim finishes off a flowing DPR Korea attack 45 seconds into extra time. #USAPRK #U20wwc pic.twitter.com/uoapR0tuTE — Ann Odong ⚽️📝 (@AnnOdong) November 29, 2016 North Korea scored early in extra time and

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Fishlock’s brace lifts unbeaten City in Melbourne derby

Fishlock’s brace lifts unbeaten City in Melbourne derby

Tim Grainey November 28, 2016 7

Melbourne City won the first edition of the Melbourne derby this season on Sunday with a 3-0 victory over Melbourne Victory as Jess Fishlock scored twice. Sydney FC won at home over Adelaide 2-0 to remain tied with

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Five things to know about the 2016 College Cup

Five things to know about the 2016 College Cup

Jennifer Gordon November 28, 2016 7

Just three games remain before the championship trophy will be hoisted in San Jose this Sunday. Now that we know which four teams will be making the trip to the College Cup, let’s take

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Crystal Thomas’ strike leads Georgetown to the College Cup

Crystal Thomas’ strike leads Georgetown to the College Cup

Jennifer Gordon November 26, 2016 3

  Graduate student Crystal Thomas scored the game’s only goal in the 76th minute to send the Hoyas to their first-ever College Cup. Thomas sent a rocket past Santa Clara keeper Melissa Lowder from the

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WVU defeats Duke, 1-0, to advance to College Cup for first time in program history

WVU defeats Duke, 1-0, to advance to College Cup for first time in program history

Allison Lee November 26, 2016 6

The quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament concluded today as West Virginia defeated Duke, 1-0, to advance to the NCAA College Cup for the first time in program history. The Mountaineers took the lead in

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Stellar performance by keeper Lindsey Harris puts UNC into the semifinals

Stellar performance by keeper Lindsey Harris puts UNC into the semifinals

Jennifer Gordon November 25, 2016 3

For the second week in a row, a substitute for the Tar Heels provided the game’s only goal as North Carolina defeated South Carolina to continue its quest for the program’s 23rd national title.

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USC advances to College Cup with 1-0 win over Auburn

USC advances to College Cup with 1-0 win over Auburn

Allison Lee November 25, 2016 0

USC defeated Auburn, 1-0, on the Trojans’ home field in Los Angeles to advance to the NCAA tournament semifinals. The last time the Trojans made it to the College Cup was back in 2007

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