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Spirit waive Miller; forward seeks more playing time

Spirit waive Miller; forward seeks more playing time

The Equalizer Staff May 28, 2015 1

Caroline Miller’s long journey for playing time as a professional soccer player took another twist on Thursday. Miller was waived by the Washington Spirit after a two-year battle against injuries to come back to

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The Lowdown:  XI NWSL players to watch in Canada

The Lowdown: XI NWSL players to watch in Canada

Dan Lauletta May 27, 2015 19

Tuesday marked 11 days until the World Cup. So here are 11 NWSL players, not Americans, who figure to have an impact on both the World Cup and the second half of the league

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NWSL Weekend Review: Dash defense, rookies shine

NWSL Weekend Review: Dash defense, rookies shine

Jeff Kassouf May 24, 2015 79

With the Women’s World Cup break fast approaching, the National Women’s Soccer League table looks predictably crowded. Second place and eighth place are separated by only three points through six weeks of play. This

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Spencer lifts Flash past Spirit, off bottom of table

Spencer lifts Flash past Spirit, off bottom of table

Megan Manzari May 23, 2015 16

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A goal from Jasmyne Spencer in the 52nd minute helped the Western New York Flash to a 3-2 win over the Washington Spirit on Saturday night at Sahlen’s Stadium. “I saw Kristen Edmonds

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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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Seabrook a defender of country, and in soccer

Seabrook a defender of country, and in soccer

Jennifer Gordon May 21, 2015 21

Jade Seabrook is a defender in more ways than one. As a center back, she helps keep the ball out of the back of the net and soon she’ll be a Marine Corps officer,

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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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NWSL Weekend Review: Red Stars lone remaining unbeaten

NWSL Weekend Review: Red Stars lone remaining unbeaten

Jeff Kassouf May 18, 2015 12

Portland Thorns FC once again found Boston a tough place to play on Saturday, losing to the Breakers on a stoppage-time goal by Kristie Mewis. That leaves the Chicago Red Stars as the lone

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Ordega, Spirit stun Sky Blue in stoppage time

Ordega, Spirit stun Sky Blue in stoppage time

Jennifer Gordon May 16, 2015 21

BOYDS, Md. — A dramatic stoppage time goal by Francisca Ordega lifted the Washington Spirit over the visiting Sky Blue FC on Saturday night at the Maryland SoccerPlex. The goal, which came in the

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Two years later, Miller back on field for Spirit

Two years later, Miller back on field for Spirit

Jennifer Gordon May 16, 2015 4

BOYDS, Md. — For the Spirit’s Caroline Miller, the last two years have been a horrible kind of deja va, as a series of ankle injuries have kept the 23-year-old off the pitch for

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