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Groom goal gives Kansas City 1-0 win over WNY

Groom goal gives Kansas City 1-0 win over WNY

The Equalizer Staff July 23, 2016 11

Despite a franchise high 25 shots from the Western New York Flash, FC Kansas City was able to pull off a 1-0 win over the Flash on Saturday night at Rhinos Stadium in Rochester.

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Week 14 Preview:  Sky Blue-Spirit rivalry heating up

Week 14 Preview: Sky Blue-Spirit rivalry heating up

Chelsey Bush July 22, 2016 7

Last week saw two losing streaks snapped, Boston score multiple goals in a game for the first time this year, and the top-ranked team fell for the second week in a row. Portland and

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The Lowdown: Kealia Ohai walks the walk in Dash win

The Lowdown: Kealia Ohai walks the walk in Dash win

Dan Lauletta July 20, 2016 21

In the 7th minute of the Dash’s Saturday night match against the league-leading Thorns, Rachel Daly played a ball to the right flank for Kealia Ohai and sprinted to the far post. Ohai was

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NWSL Week In Review: Flash show they are near top to stay

NWSL Week In Review: Flash show they are near top to stay

Ray Curren July 19, 2016 42

Everything seemed ripe for a Western New York comeuppance Saturday night as they traveled cross-country to take on reigning NWSL Shield holders Seattle. The Flash were not only coming off a highly controversial victory

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With Riley suspended, Flash earn draw in Seattle

With Riley suspended, Flash earn draw in Seattle

Dan Lauletta July 17, 2016 35

In a rematch of the Flash’s win over the Reign on the narrowest of pitch’s at Frontier Field seven days earlier, the only two teams to have won the NWSL Shield battled to a

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Flash fined significant amount; Riley suspended

Flash fined significant amount; Riley suspended

Dan Lauletta July 15, 2016 60

Following a review of the circumstances that led to the Western New York Flash hosting last week’s match on a pitch that was 100 x 58, NWSL has fined the club “a significant amount.”

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Week 13 Preview:  Which Spirit side will show up?

Week 13 Preview: Which Spirit side will show up?

Chelsey Bush July 15, 2016 11

After what was easily the craziest and most dramatic week yet of the season, the NWSL will get back into the swing of things in Week 13. Some teams are trying to shore up

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NWSL Week In Review: No such thing as bad publicity?

NWSL Week In Review: No such thing as bad publicity?

Ray Curren July 14, 2016 102

“There’s no such thing as bad publicity,” is usually attributed to Phineas T. (P.T.) Barnum, a legendary showman and businessman, who could probably help the NWSL get a sponsor or two these days, and

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The Lowdown:  NWSL Week 12 was pure chaos

The Lowdown: NWSL Week 12 was pure chaos

Dan Lauletta July 12, 2016 30

Sunday’s Pride-Breakers match brought to a close a chaotic weekend for NWSL, one that few hope to relive but also one that will live on for some time. The league is conducting an “exhaustive

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Narrow Rochester field brings criticism for NWSL

Narrow Rochester field brings criticism for NWSL

Jeff Kassouf July 9, 2016 140

Soccer games at baseball stadiums are never ideal, but they’ve been done many times before. Heck, one of Major League Soccer’s marquee franchises, NYCFC, is playing at the hallowed ground (well, technically that’s the

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