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The Lowdown: Biggest questions for NWSL teams

The Lowdown: Biggest questions for NWSL teams

Dan Lauletta February 2, 2016 98

You can count Punxsutawney Phil among those getting ready for the NWSL season. The groundhog emerged to no shadow on Tuesday morning, signaling a proverbial early spring. That won’t get the new season here

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The Lowdown:  Jeff Plush on the state of NWSL

The Lowdown: Jeff Plush on the state of NWSL

Dan Lauletta January 26, 2016 131

A year ago, at the 2015 college draft, Jeff Plush introduced himself to the small but dedicated NWSL press corps. His outlook was positive, but his demeanor was guarded, and he hid behind the

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Leroux pregnant, will miss Olympics, NWSL season

Leroux pregnant, will miss Olympics, NWSL season

Jeff Kassouf January 25, 2016 373

Sydney Leroux is pregnant, she announced on Monday, and will miss this year’s Rio Olympics and the 2016 National Women’s Soccer League season. Leroux hasn’t played a competitive match since the 2015 World Cup

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Rebuild or business as usual for FC Kansas City?

Rebuild or business as usual for FC Kansas City?

Jeff Kassouf January 21, 2016 45

Change is nothing new for FC Kansas City. The two-time defending National Women’s Soccer League champions have overcome important personnel changes each of the previous two offseasons only to lift the league trophy at

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The Lowdown: Draft Day turns NWSL on its ear

The Lowdown: Draft Day turns NWSL on its ear

Dan Lauletta January 19, 2016 68

BALTIMORE, Md. — One of the staples of NSCAA Convention week is the women’s coaches’ social the night before the NWSL draft. And one of the staples of the coaches’ social is the inevitable

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Rutgers’ Reed, Skroski go from College Cup to NWSL

Rutgers’ Reed, Skroski go from College Cup to NWSL

Dan Lauletta January 18, 2016 16

BALTIMORE, Md. — Brianne Reed had explicit instructions for her mother and father in the days leading into the NWSL Draft.  She did not want to know where she was projected to be selected. “I

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Kansas City gets international roster spot for Bowen

Kansas City gets international roster spot for Bowen

Jeff Kassouf January 16, 2016 40

FC Kansas City has acquired the international roster spot it needed for the 2016 NWSL season in a trade with the Chicago Red Stars. In return, the Red Stars receive Kansas City’s 2017 second-round

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NWSL unveils new process for player allocations

NWSL unveils new process for player allocations

Jeff Kassouf January 15, 2016 308

Friday wasn’t just draft day for the National Women’s Soccer League — it was also the start of what will ostensibly be a fairer process to distribute allocated players. And it started out with

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2016 NWSL Draft Results: Sonnett goes No. 1

2016 NWSL Draft Results: Sonnett goes No. 1

Emily Dulhanty January 15, 2016 43

The 2016 NWSL College Draft results are below: Round 1 1) Portland Thorns- Emily Sonnett (Virginia) [KASSOUF: Emily Sonnett chosen first overall by Portland] Sonnett: She was the vocal leader of the UVA backline,

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2016 NWSL College Draft: Sleeper picks

2016 NWSL College Draft: Sleeper picks

Jennifer Gordon January 14, 2016 13

It’s been said almost ad nauseam that this draft class is weak. Although that’s true, it’s possible that if teams do their homework, they could find some gems in the later rounds that could

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