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Tuesday Roundup: Chicago Red Stars release new brand identity

Tuesday Roundup: Chicago Red Stars release new brand identity

The Equalizer Staff February 7, 2017 58

Also in today’s roundup, Spirit Girls DA plans to move forward without key partner clubs, Lifetime Canada announces it will not air NWSL games, Matheson and Brynjarsdottir battle injury ahead of NWSL season, and

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Rookies Sheridan, Prince among 10 allocated by Canada

Rookies Sheridan, Prince among 10 allocated by Canada

The Equalizer Staff January 24, 2017 58

Recently drafted rookies Kailen Sheridan and Nichelle Prince are the new faces among 10 allocated to NWSL by the Canadian Soccer Association on Wednesday. Sheridan was drafted No. 23 by Sky Blue FC and

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Tuesday Roundup: Matheson says goodbye to the Spirit

Tuesday Roundup: Matheson says goodbye to the Spirit

The Equalizer Staff January 24, 2017 72

Also in today’s roundup, Carlyn Baldwin foregoes senior year to turn pro, Hope Solo gives followers a peak into her recovery and two NWSL assistant coaches take on new responsibilities Over the weekend The

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Spirit trade Diana Matheson to Seattle Reign FC

Spirit trade Diana Matheson to Seattle Reign FC

Dan Lauletta January 23, 2017 72

The Washington Spirit continued their offseason shakeup on Monday, trading Diana Matheson to the Seattle Reign FC. In return the Spirit acquire the draft rights to No. 26 overall pick Arielle Ship as well

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Canada stars combining on iS4 initiative

Canada stars combining on iS4 initiative

Harjeet Johal November 7, 2016 7

VANCOUVER, B.C – It’s not easy to become a professional athlete. You have to work hard, put in hours and hours to hone your craft, and have the necessary support from your family and

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WNY Flash crowned 2016 NWSL Champions

WNY Flash crowned 2016 NWSL Champions

The Equalizer Staff October 9, 2016 332

After an incredible season in which few people would have predicted them finishing at the top of the table, the Western New York Flash defeated the Washington Spirit in penalty kicks to win the

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Huster, Matheson reflect on Spirit’s long rise to top

Huster, Matheson reflect on Spirit’s long rise to top

Dan Lauletta October 7, 2016 3

HOUSTON — Three years ago this week, the Spirit were preparing to make the first pick in the 2014 NWSL Draft. Preparing is the optimum word, because deciding would be unfair to Crystal Dunn.

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Huster, Matheson talk Spirit rise to prominence

Huster, Matheson talk Spirit rise to prominence

Jennifer Gordon September 24, 2016 2

I caught up with two of the Spirit stalwarts, Tori Huster and Diana Matheson, the club’s all-time leaders in appearances and goals scored respectively, to speak about the accomplishments of the club this season

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Rocky’s first NWSL goal lifts Sky Blue over Spirit

Rocky’s first NWSL goal lifts Sky Blue over Spirit

The Equalizer Staff June 25, 2016 42

Hermann Trophy Award winner and No. 2 overall pick Raquel Rodriguez, affectionaly known as Rocky, scored her first NWSL goal and Sam Kerr came off the bench to score on her first touch of

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CanWNT Things Learned: Herdman has options

CanWNT Things Learned: Herdman has options

Emily Dulhanty June 9, 2016 42

Canada bounced back from a disappointing 2-0 loss last Saturday in Toronto against Brazil with a 1-0 win on Tuesday night in Ottawa. The series was a good chance to see how the team is progressing towards

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