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NWSL Week 20 preview — racing to host the semis

NWSL Week 20 preview — racing to host the semis

Dan Lauletta August 29, 2015 6

The four playoff berths are secure as are the first and and last spots on the table.  Now the battle heats up for the right to host the semifinal opposite Seattle.  The Spirit are

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With regular routine, O’Hara hitting stride in NWSL

With regular routine, O’Hara hitting stride in NWSL

Jeff Kassouf August 28, 2015 45

PISCATAWAY, N.J. – Soccer is a simple game, in which sometimes the simplest of things can make the world of difference. For Kelley O’Hara, those things are confidence and day-to-day happiness. O’Hara returned from

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Scotland defender Corsie enjoying life in Seattle

Scotland defender Corsie enjoying life in Seattle

Tim Grainey August 27, 2015 16

Rachel Corsie, a 26-year-old Scottish international defender who played most of her career at home with Aberdeen and Glasgow City before transferring last season to Notts County in the FA WSL1, has been a

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The Lowdown: NWSL playoff field nearly set

The Lowdown: NWSL playoff field nearly set

Dan Lauletta August 26, 2015 55

There are two weeks left to play and things are almost settled in terms of the NWSL playoff races. Let’s take a look: Seattle Reign FC (11-3-3, 36 pts., clinched home playoff match): The

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Q+A with Lotta Schelin: Sights set on UWCL title

Q+A with Lotta Schelin: Sights set on UWCL title

Harjeet Johal August 25, 2015 51

LYON, France – Lotta Schelin is entering her eighth season in France with Olympique Lyonnais. Last season, Schelin led Division 1 Feminine with 33 goals as Lyon won the league championship with a perfect 22-0-0 record.

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NCAA Weekly: Rough starts for Tennessee, UCLA

NCAA Weekly: Rough starts for Tennessee, UCLA

Jennifer Gordon August 24, 2015 23

The 2015 college season is finally erway!  With over 330 teams playing in Division 1, it’s impossible to recap everything but here’s some top news and notes from the week that was: Duke freshman

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Seger looks toward future with PSG, Sweden

Seger looks toward future with PSG, Sweden

Harjeet Johal August 18, 2015 37

PARIS — The Women’s World Cup was a massive success. Countries like England, Cameroon, Colombia and Nigeria vastly improve and shock some powerhouse teams. But for one European country, the World Cup was a monumental

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Plush: Championship format about creating big event

Plush: Championship format about creating big event

Jeff Kassouf August 17, 2015 112

One of women’s soccer’s biggest issues is its propensity to come and go from the national spotlight with major international tournaments. It is front and center every four years during the World Cup, as

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The Lowdown: NWSL playoff races tighten

The Lowdown: NWSL playoff races tighten

Dan Lauletta August 12, 2015 45

Just when it looked like the final month of the NWSL season might be quiet in terms of which teams will be in and out of the playoffs, the race got tighter than an

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NWSL Week 17 Preview:  Red Stars-Thorns on FS1

NWSL Week 17 Preview: Red Stars-Thorns on FS1

Dan Lauletta August 8, 2015 16

The Breakers face elimination while the Flash and Blues will be trying to jump over the Dash into fourth place. Sunday, FOX Sports 1 airs its first game from Providennce Park. Saturday Washington Spirit

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