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The Lowdown:  Observations from NWSL Week 6

The Lowdown: Observations from NWSL Week 6

Dan Lauletta May 24, 2016 109

If you speak to coaches and other people around NWSL, chances are you will collect a wide variety of opinions about the relative abilities of the 10 clubs. Some don’t think the Spirit or

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NWSL Week In Review: Sermanni Redemption Tour Continues

NWSL Week In Review: Sermanni Redemption Tour Continues

Ray Curren May 23, 2016 208

Tom Sermanni was hired to coach the U.S. national team on Oct. 30, 2012 (he actually started on Jan. 1, 2013). He was fired on April 5, 2014 and finished with a record of

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Thorns stay unbeaten, hand Spirit first loss

Thorns stay unbeaten, hand Spirit first loss

Dan Lauletta May 22, 2016 337

Portland Thorns FC exploded for three goals in the first half on their way to a 4-1 victory over the Washington Spirit that leaves them as the last unbeaten side in NWSL this season.

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Week 6 Preview:  Thorns, Spirit in return match

Week 6 Preview: Thorns, Spirit in return match

Dan Lauletta May 20, 2016 129

The fourth NWSL season is one-quarter of the way over already and there is one question on everyone’s mind — why can’t anyone in this league score goals? Here is a quick look at

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The Lowdown:  Jen Buczkowski, the ironwoman of NWSL

The Lowdown: Jen Buczkowski, the ironwoman of NWSL

Dan Lauletta May 17, 2016 166

Monday was a rainy day in Kansas City which meant FC Kansas City training was moved to an indoor location. That would have meant a longer drive for Jen Buczkowski, and she was just

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Gordon:  Thoughts from Spirit win over Dash

Gordon: Thoughts from Spirit win over Dash

Jennifer Gordon May 16, 2016 26

BOYDS, MD. — The Washington Spirit remained undefeated Saturday, narrowly beating the visiting Houston Dash 1-0 on a first half goal by Joanna Lohman. The win gave the Spirit it’s fourth shutout of the

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Spirit stay undefeated with 1-0 win over Dash

Spirit stay undefeated with 1-0 win over Dash

The Equalizer Staff May 14, 2016 41

The NWSL leading Washington Spirit got back into the win column and remained udnefeated on the season with a 1-0 victory over the Houston Dash on a chilly, windy Saturday evening at the Maryland

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Week 5 preview:  Midwest Melee, Cascadia Derby on tap

Week 5 preview: Midwest Melee, Cascadia Derby on tap

Dan Lauletta May 13, 2016 90

Week 5 and we have some twists and turns to the season. We won’t see Tobin Heath this week after she was booked twice last weekend in Washington. We will see Jen Buczkowski as

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The Lowdown: Breakers doing everything but scoring

The Lowdown: Breakers doing everything but scoring

Dan Lauletta May 10, 2016 258

Matt Beard was always going to build his team from back to front. The entire Breakers offseason was crafted around that mentality. It’s just that no one thought it would take a month to

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NWSL Week In Review: FCKC a shell of its champion self

NWSL Week In Review: FCKC a shell of its champion self

Ray Curren May 9, 2016 67

It was NFL coach Dennis Green who once uttered in anger after a particularly tough loss, “They are what we thought they were.” (If you haven’t seen it, it’s funnier when you actually watch

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