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Run of Play: Keepers Are Doing It for Themselves

Run of Play: Keepers Are Doing It for Themselves

Chelsey Bush April 19, 2017 7

It’s always hard to temper expectations on opening weekend. A six-month offseason feels far longer, and the glimpses we get during preseason do little more than leave us salivating to see how the teams

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Reign, Sky Blue trade penalties in 1-1 draw

Reign, Sky Blue trade penalties in 1-1 draw

Dan Lauletta April 15, 2017 30

The Reign and Sky Blue traded penalty kicks around the hour mark on their way to a season-opening, 1-1 draw at Memorial Stadium. It marked the second straight season the Reign opened at home

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Seattle Reign FC season preview: “This is my club”

Seattle Reign FC season preview: “This is my club”

Meg Linehan April 3, 2017 27

2016 record: 8-6-6, 30 pts (5th place) Playoffs: did not qualify Head Coach: Laura Harvey Home Ground: Memorial Stadium The story of ’16 Seattle Reign FC missed out on the 2016 playoffs by two

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The Lowdown: XI NWSL players who need USWNT calls

The Lowdown: XI NWSL players who need USWNT calls

Dan Lauletta October 5, 2016 138

This column was going to wait, but in light of Jill Ellis’s recent comments to Graham Hays, it seemed like a good idea to fast-track things. We already know that Whitney Engen has been

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Ohai falls short of Golden Boot in Dash’s 2-3 loss

Ohai falls short of Golden Boot in Dash’s 2-3 loss

The Equalizer Staff September 26, 2016 219

In the final match of the NWSL regular season, the Seattle Reign continued their winning streak against the Dash, defeating the home team 3-2. Most notably tonight, despite Kealia Ohai scoring her 11th goal

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Spirit clinch home semifinal on night overshadowed by national-anthem controversy

Spirit clinch home semifinal on night overshadowed by national-anthem controversy

The Equalizer Staff September 7, 2016 29

In arguably the biggest game of the night, the Washington Spirit defeated the Seattle Reign 2-1 to clinch a home playoff match. However, it was Spirit owner Bill Lynch’s decision to play the national

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Hope Solo will not return to Reign this season

Hope Solo will not return to Reign this season

The Equalizer Staff August 30, 2016 51

Hope Solo announced on Tuesday that she will not play for Seattle Reign FC again this season. The decision comes on the heels of last week’s decision by U.S. Soccer to suspend Solo for six

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The Lowdown:  NWSL Week 12 was pure chaos

The Lowdown: NWSL Week 12 was pure chaos

Dan Lauletta July 12, 2016 30

Sunday’s Pride-Breakers match brought to a close a chaotic weekend for NWSL, one that few hope to relive but also one that will live on for some time. The league is conducting an “exhaustive

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Reign re-sign seven core players, including Little

Reign re-sign seven core players, including Little

Jeff Kassouf November 23, 2015 47

That sound teams across the NWSL hear might be Seattle Reign FC digging its collective heels into the top of the table. The two-time defending NWSL Shield winners announced on Monday that they re-signed

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The Lowdown: 12 NWSL players Ellis should call up

The Lowdown: 12 NWSL players Ellis should call up

Dan Lauletta November 11, 2015 377

Last month, United States women’s national team head coach Jill Ellis appeased many national team fans by calling a cadre of inexperienced players in for a two-game victory tour stretch against Brazil.  Three of

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