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Flash still breathing, will play in UWS, based in Buffalo

Flash still breathing, will play in UWS, based in Buffalo

Dan Lauletta March 8, 2017 9

The Western New York Flash are not dead just yet. The club announced on Tuesday it has joined United Women’s Soccer (UWS) for the 2017 season. UWS is a pro-am league entering its second

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Lauletta: XI games to circle on NWSL calendar

Lauletta: XI games to circle on NWSL calendar

Dan Lauletta March 2, 2017 11

At long last the 2017 NWSL schedule is out. The wait was not without its share of agita from the fanbase, but the final product dazzles with each team hosting just one midweek match

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Courage officially keeping Riley as head coach

Courage officially keeping Riley as head coach

Dan Lauletta January 30, 2017 2

The North Carolina Courage announced on Monday that Paul Riley will coach the team in 2017. The 53-year old Liverpool native coached the Western New York Flash to the NWSL Championship last season. That

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Research Triangle Natives in the NWSL Draft

Research Triangle Natives in the NWSL Draft

Jennifer Gordon January 14, 2017 10

  The Research Triangle area has come to the forefront of women’s professional soccer recently with the announcement of Steve Malik purchasing the Western New York Flash, moving them to Cary, NC, and renaming

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NWSL releases complete list of draft registrants

NWSL releases complete list of draft registrants

The Equalizer Staff January 12, 2017 123

The NWSL has released the list of over 200 collegiate soccer players who have officially registered for the 2017 College Draft. The deadline for registering the draft was yesterday, January 11, so the list below

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The Lowdown: My annual attempt to unlock the NWSL Draft

The Lowdown: My annual attempt to unlock the NWSL Draft

Dan Lauletta January 10, 2017 168

In the world of wins, losses and draws, there remains one day when everyone can at least claim to have had a good day. Draft day. Overhyped by most in the states and misunderstood

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North Carolina Courage introduced; season tix on sale

North Carolina Courage introduced; season tix on sale

The Equalizer Staff January 9, 2017 63

The North Carolina Courage were officially unveiled in a Monday afternoon press event at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, North Carolina where the newly relocated NWSL franchises will play home matches beginning in April.

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Sahlen family issues statement after selling Flash

Sahlen family issues statement after selling Flash

The Equalizer Staff January 9, 2017 9

The Sahlen family, which owned and operated the Western New York Flash for the last eight years, released a statement Monday which acknowledged that Western New York is not the right market for the

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Lauletta: First takes on the Flash moving to NC

Lauletta: First takes on the Flash moving to NC

Dan Lauletta January 6, 2017 185

The news came fast and furious in the wee hours as Thursday turned to Friday. The Western New York Flash, NWSL Championship holders, are being sold and moved to North Carolina. The move will

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WNY Flash to be sold, relocated to North Carolina

WNY Flash to be sold, relocated to North Carolina

Dan Lauletta January 6, 2017 184

Three months after winning the NWSL Championship, the Flash are leaving Western New York. Multiple sources have confirmed to The Equailzer that the club is in the final stages of being sold to a

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