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Breakers lose 2-1 in critical match with Flash

Breakers lose 2-1 in critical match with Flash

Jeff Kassouf August 3, 2011 1

The Boston Breakers inched closer to being eliminated from playoff contention with a 1-2 loss to the Western New York Flash on Wednesday in Rochester. Sky Blue FC currently sits in the fourth and

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Philly, WNY continue to jockey for top spot, right to host final

Philly, WNY continue to jockey for top spot, right to host final

Jeff Kassouf July 31, 2011 3

First place in WPS continues to be a case of ‘anything you can do, I can do better.’ The Western New York Flash defeated Sky Blue FC 4-1 to tie the Philadelphia Independence on

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Abby Mania: A week in Rochester

Abby Mania: A week in Rochester

Jeff Kassouf July 29, 2011 1

Germany was clearly the place to be this summer, but if there was one place to take in the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup within the United States, Rochester, N.Y., of all places, was

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Press should be in conversation for rookie award

Press should be in conversation for rookie award

Jeff Kassouf July 27, 2011 8

Tucked away in relative obscurity in Boca Raton is arguably the 2011 WPS Rookie of the Year. No, it’s not Alex Morgan, who has been thrust into not only the soccer spotlight but even

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Step aside Marta, Flash has a new star

Step aside Marta, Flash has a new star

Giovanni Albanese Jr. July 26, 2011 5

We all knew how good Alex Morgan was entering the season. It was no secret to those of us who love the women’s game. I don’t think anyone knew how much Morgan would be

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Breakers, Flash draw to continue league parity, Morgan hits a stunner

Breakers, Flash draw to continue league parity, Morgan hits a stunner

Jeff Kassouf July 24, 2011 1

Alex Morgan’s 87th minute stunner of a goal gave the Western New York Flash a 2-2 draw on the road against the Boston Breakers. It looked like the 6,222 fans that had showed up

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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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Flash top magicJack 3-1 in front of 15,404 in Rochester

Flash top magicJack 3-1 in front of 15,404 in Rochester

Jeff Kassouf July 20, 2011 11

She may not have played, but she still put on a show. A stand-alone WPS record crowd of 15,404 fans turned out to Sahlen’s Stadium on Wednesday night to see Abby Wambach and magicJack

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Tuesday Kick Around: Flash, magicJack, Krieger and more

Tuesday Kick Around: Flash, magicJack, Krieger and more

Jeff Kassouf July 19, 2011 2

There is a slew of WPS news out there on this heat wave of a Tuesday. Here is what’s happening in Women’s Professional Soccer: A rumor had surfaced that U.S. defender Ali Krieger had

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WPS: Top of table clash and Rapinoe's value

WPS: Top of table clash and Rapinoe's value

Jeff Kassouf July 8, 2011 7

WPS is back in full swing this weekend with all six team’s in action. That includes a top of table clash between the Western New York Flash and the Philadelphia Independence, which took over

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