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Zerboni enjoys happy, winning return to Rochester

Zerboni enjoys happy, winning return to Rochester

Dan Lauletta July 30, 2015 0

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — McCall Zerboni spent four mostly good years with the Western New York Flash. Along the way she went from a role player on the amazing 2011 WPS team to the star

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Thorns snap skid with huge road win over Flash

Thorns snap skid with huge road win over Flash

Dan Lauletta July 29, 2015 6

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Christine Sinclair had a goal and an assist to lift the Thorns over the Flash, 2-0 on Wednesday night at Sahlen’s Stadium. The result also lifted the Thorns over the Flash

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NWSL midweek 16 preview:  Big game at BBVA

NWSL midweek 16 preview: Big game at BBVA

Dan Lauletta July 29, 2015 14

The fixtures are starting to get crowded and the race for playoff positions and positioning is getting hotter. With that in mind, two key Wednesday matches get Week 16 underway. Wednesday Portland Thorns FC

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The Lowdown: Six weeks to go; who stands where?

The Lowdown: Six weeks to go; who stands where?

Dan Lauletta July 28, 2015 57

Somehow, the NWSL season is 15 weeks old. That leaves six more weeks before the playoffs. With that in mind it’s time for our team-by-team look at prospects for playing beyond the regular season,

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Five-minute Yanez brace lifts Reign to top of table

Five-minute Yanez brace lifts Reign to top of table

Dan Lauletta July 26, 2015 216

The largest crowd ever to watch a Seattle Reign FC home match were treated to a 3-0 drubbing of rival Portland Thorns FC that brought the home side to the top of the NWSL

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NWSL Week 15 preview:  Lloyd returns to WNY

NWSL Week 15 preview: Lloyd returns to WNY

Dan Lauletta July 25, 2015 6

Last week, record attendances. This week, the flames of a rivalry stoked. Carli Lloyd tore into the Western New York Flash organization for the manner in which they traded her to the Houston Dash

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Little, Reign spoil Thorn’s day in front of record crowd

Little, Reign spoil Thorn’s day in front of record crowd

The Equalizer Staff July 22, 2015 210

An NWSL record crowd wasn’t enough for Portland Thorns FC on Wednesday, as they lost, 1-0 to Seattle Reign FC. Kim Little’s 57th minute goal was the difference for the visitors. A league record

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NWSL set for huge week in Portland, Seattle

NWSL set for huge week in Portland, Seattle

Jeff Kassouf July 22, 2015 19

The Pacific Northwest has become a hotbed for soccer over the past five years or so in particular, but this week that attention is front and center for the National Women’s Soccer League. A

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NWSL (mid) Week 15 preview:  Cascadia rivalry resumes

NWSL (mid) Week 15 preview: Cascadia rivalry resumes

Dan Lauletta July 22, 2015 7

A record crowd is expected in Portland for the renewal of the Cascadia rivalry that will also usher in the latest deal with FOX.  Here is a look at the two midweek matches for

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Morgan swaps jerseys with Iniesta, talks to Kimmel

Morgan swaps jerseys with Iniesta, talks to Kimmel

The Equalizer Staff July 22, 2015 132

It was a buys Tuesday night for Alex Morgan, who swapped jerseys with Andrés Iniesta after Barcelona’s victory over the LA Galaxy at the Rose Bowl. Morgan also appeared on the popular late-night talk

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