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New women’s soccer league in the works for 2013 following meeting in Chicago

New women’s soccer league in the works for 2013 following meeting in Chicago

Jeff Kassouf June 29, 2012 39

A new women’s soccer league is on the table for 2013. The resounding message that came Wednesday’s rather quietly conducted meeting in Chicago, featuring U.S. Soccer and soccer businessmen and women interested in filling

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WPSL Elite League launches for 2012 with Flash, Breakers, Red Stars, FC Indiana

WPSL Elite League launches for 2012 with Flash, Breakers, Red Stars, FC Indiana

Jeff Kassouf February 9, 2012 11

The WPSL – that’s Women’s Premier Soccer League, not Women’s Professional Soccer – announced on Thursday plans for the WPSL Elite Division, which will feature, among other teams, three ex-WPS squads. The Boston Breakers,

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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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Sawa wins Ballon d’Or, plus WPS updates

Sawa wins Ballon d’Or, plus WPS updates

Jeff Kassouf January 10, 2012 1

Japan won the World Cup in July and now, at the start of a new year, the Nadeshiko have swept FIFA’s end of year awards. Midfielder Homare Sawa was awarded the Ballon d’Or on

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Flash continue to build, add Lindsey

Flash continue to build, add Lindsey

Jeff Kassouf January 3, 2012 3

The Western New York Flash continues to build its strong roster, announcing on Tuesday that the team has agreed to terms with U.S. midfielder Lori Lindsey. Lindsey, 31, spent the past two seasons with

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Riley returning to Flash in 2012

Riley returning to Flash in 2012

Jeff Kassouf October 15, 2011 0

The Western New York Flash announced on Friday that outside back Ali Riley has re-signed with the team for next season. Riley helped lead the Flash defense to the 2011 WPS Championship while being

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Zerboni cited for DWI in Rochester

Zerboni cited for DWI in Rochester

Jeff Kassouf October 13, 2011 1

Western New York Flash midfielder McCall Zerboni was cited for driving while intoxicated early Wednesday morning in Rochester, N.Y., according to the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle. The Flash midfielder was pulled over around 3

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WNY Flash tops Philly in penalties to take WPS crown

WNY Flash tops Philly in penalties to take WPS crown

Jeff Kassouf August 31, 2011 0

Christine Sinclair did not need convincing to join the Western New York Flash. On Saturday, one of the first players to commit to the 2011 WPS expansion team scored the most critical goal of

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Flash on verge of hosting final after 2-1 win over magicJack

Flash on verge of hosting final after 2-1 win over magicJack

Jess Fainberg August 11, 2011 5

On a night full of screaming fans and some of the world’s best women soccer players on one pitch together, the Western New York Flash inched closer to securing first place in WPS and

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Western New York Flash 2-1 magicJack: Video and Audio

Western New York Flash 2-1 magicJack: Video and Audio

Jess Fainberg August 10, 2011 4

The Western New York Flash are on the verge of clinching first place and the right to host the WPS Championship on August 27 with a 2-1 victory over magicJack on Wednesday in Boca

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