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2012 WPS Draft preview: Forwards and more forwards

2012 WPS Draft preview: Forwards and more forwards

Jeff Kassouf January 11, 2012 2

It is nearly draft day again, and Women’s Professional Soccer teams are ready to build their rosters with young, up and coming (and relatively inexpensive) talent. The 2012 WPS Draft promises to be deeper

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Atlanta continues overhaul, adds O’Hara

Atlanta continues overhaul, adds O’Hara

Jeff Kassouf January 5, 2012 1

  Nearly two years to the day from being passed up by her hometown club in the 2010 WPS Draft, Kelley O’Hara is finally headed home. The Atlanta Beat’s roster overhaul continued on Thursday

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Sources: Averbuch to Atlanta

Sources: Averbuch to Atlanta

Jeff Kassouf January 4, 2012 2

Multiple sources have confirmed that midfielder Yael Averbuch has signed with the Atlanta Beat for the 2012 WPS season. Averbuch played for the Western New York Flash in 2011, tallying two assists in 13

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Galanis: Press signing only a start, but WPS ‘on pause mode’

Galanis: Press signing only a start, but WPS ‘on pause mode’

Jeff Kassouf December 8, 2011 2

Last week the Atlanta Beat made a splash in the free agency market, signing 2011 WPS rookie of the year Christen Press. Press scored eight goals in 2011, just two off the pace of

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Friday Recap: WPS updates, Duke, Stanford advance

Friday Recap: WPS updates, Duke, Stanford advance

Jeff Kassouf December 3, 2011 0

The drama continues to unfold in Women’s Professional Soccer’s quest to stay relevant – and even existent. But that has been slightly overshadowed by championship weekend in all three divisions of the NCAA. Stanford

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Beat looking for forwards to complement Chalupny in 2012

Beat looking for forwards to complement Chalupny in 2012

Jeff Kassouf September 2, 2011 3

Atlanta Beat midfielder Lori Chalupny last played for the United States women’s national team on Oct. 29, 2009 in a 1-0 victory over Germany in Augsburg. She hasn’t donned the red, white and blue

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Reynolds among small group of WPS iron women

Reynolds among small group of WPS iron women

Jeff Kassouf August 12, 2011 3

With one game remaining for each team in the 2011 WPS Regular Season, six players have played every minute this season thus far. Two of them are goalkeepers – Ashlyn Harris (Western New York

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Saturday Recap: Philly falls, Atlanta draws big and WNY is happy

Saturday Recap: Philly falls, Atlanta draws big and WNY is happy

Jeff Kassouf July 24, 2011 5

Sky Blue FC defeated the Philadelphia Independence 2-0 on Saturday at Yurcak Field to snap Philadelphia’s six game winning streak. Casey Nogueira scored a brace to lead Sky Blue FC to victory. Elsewhere, the

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Galanis sheds light on details WPS does not need

Galanis sheds light on details WPS does not need

Jeff Kassouf June 23, 2011 3

I just don’t get it. On Wednesday, Atlanta Beat Head Coach James Galanis admitted postgame to reporters that the team never expected to make the playoffs this season. “We never expected to make the

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A chat with Cat Whitehill

A chat with Cat Whitehill

Nell Enriquez June 10, 2011 0

I had a chance to ask Cat Whitehill a few questions this week. The Atlanta Beat defender and 2004 Olympic Gold Medal winner tells us a bit about how she began playing soccer and

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