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McDonald burns former team; Dash beat Thorns, 1-0

McDonald burns former team; Dash beat Thorns, 1-0

Dan Lauletta May 24, 2015 213

Jessica McDonald greeted her former club with a 24th minute goal and the Dash made it stand up for a 1-0 victory over the Thorns at Providence Park on Saturday. The game swung in

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NWSL Week 7 Preview: Midwest Melee returns

NWSL Week 7 Preview: Midwest Melee returns

Dan Lauletta May 22, 2015 10

Week 7 kicks off Friday night in Boston and continues with three staggered starts on Saturday. The Reign are idle for the second straight week but will host China in a friendly Friday night

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The Lowdown: King, Kallman find form for Breakers

The Lowdown: King, Kallman find form for Breakers

Dan Lauletta May 19, 2015 23

The talk after Saturday’s Breakers’ win over the Thorns was the stoppage-time goal by Kristie Mewis. The talk at halftime was how Mewis combined with left back Mollie Pathman to dominate the left side

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Flash’s D’Angelo to miss 2-4 weeks

Flash’s D’Angelo to miss 2-4 weeks

Dan Lauletta May 18, 2015 19

The Western New York Flash announced on Monday that goalkeeper Sabrina D’Angelo will miss 2-4 weeks with a Grade 1 right acromioclavicular (AC) joint separation. The AC joint is at the top of the

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NWSL Week 6 Preview: Red Stars finally away

NWSL Week 6 Preview: Red Stars finally away

Dan Lauletta May 14, 2015 5

FC Kansas City host another Thursday match as they look to sweep a home-and-home from the Flash and win their fourth in a row.  That and three other matches on tap for NWSL Week

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The Lowdown: Assessing the teams after Week 5

The Lowdown: Assessing the teams after Week 5

Dan Lauletta May 12, 2015 35

The NWSL offseason seems to take forever and then the season goes by in a flash. We’re already five weeks in to the 2015 campaign and the landscape has changed with the U.S. World

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Dash get Pressley from Flash for Ashley Nick

Dash get Pressley from Flash for Ashley Nick

Dan Lauletta May 11, 2015 26

The Houston Dash and Western New York Flash pulled off a minor trade on Monday. The Dash acquired Toni Pressley to help shore up a shorthanded and inexperienced back line. In exchange, Ashley Nick

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Reign, Sky Blue and a frantic final 15 minutes

Reign, Sky Blue and a frantic final 15 minutes

Dan Lauletta May 11, 2015 8

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — The first 75 minutes at Yurcak Field on Saturday night were nothing to write home about. The final 15, on the other hand, packed in the action. It began when Lauren

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NWSL Week 5 Preview: ‘Second season’ begins

NWSL Week 5 Preview: ‘Second season’ begins

Dan Lauletta May 8, 2015 13

Phase two of the 2015 NWSL season is officially underway with the United States and Canadian World Cup players out of action through the end of the tournament.  Which teams will emerge unscathed from

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