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Lauletta: Thoughts on Breakers-Courage

Lauletta: Thoughts on Breakers-Courage

Dan Lauletta May 7, 2017 32

The Breakers and Courage battled in a top-of-the-table clash at Jordan Field on Sunday. It was an entertaining contest that saw the Courage sneak the only goal to remain perfect through four matches. That’s

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McDonald’s record goal lifts Courage to 4-0-0 start

McDonald’s record goal lifts Courage to 4-0-0 start

Dan Lauletta May 7, 2017 9

Jess McDonald’s 32nd minute goal sealed two pieces of NWSL history as it stood up as the only tally in the Courage’s 1-0 victory away to the Breakers on Sunday evening at Jordan Field.

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NWSL Week In Review: Harris Sounds Off On Orlando’s Troubles

NWSL Week In Review: Harris Sounds Off On Orlando’s Troubles

Ray Curren May 1, 2017 84

It was a 24-word statement from Ashlyn Harris that got the attention of the women’s soccer world Saturday evening, and we might as well start with that before we proceed (she was talking to

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Courage continue winning streak with 3-1 win over Pride

Courage continue winning streak with 3-1 win over Pride

Allison Lee April 29, 2017 43

The North Carolina Courage continued its winning streak through Week 3 as it downed the Orlando Pride, 3-1. Jess McDonald, Sam Mewis and Lynn Williams all scored for the Courage, and Brazilian-international Camila scored

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The Lowdown: Professional women’s soccer returns to North Carolina

The Lowdown: Professional women’s soccer returns to North Carolina

Dan Lauletta April 25, 2017 30

As Christine Sinclair writhed in pain after taking a high challenge from Yuri Karamura, one of the younger fans in attendance could be heard shouting to the Canadian great that she was not in

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Debinha’s late goal lifts Courage over thorns in historic win

Debinha’s late goal lifts Courage over thorns in historic win

The Equalizer Staff April 22, 2017 39

Brazil’s Debinha scored her first National Women’s Soccer League goal as the North Carolina Courage defeat Portland Thorns FC, 1-0, in Saturday’s inaugural home opener at Sahlen’s Stadium. The highly competitive matchup was the

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Allison’s Friday Favorites: Daly, Ohai hit a home run

Allison’s Friday Favorites: Daly, Ohai hit a home run

Allison Lee April 21, 2017 11

NWSL Week 1 was marred by severe injuries to players we know and love, confusion about how to watch the games and broadcasting glitches. But it wasn’t all bad, so let’s focus on the

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McDonald, Menges replace Hinkle, Klingenberg in USWNT camp

McDonald, Menges replace Hinkle, Klingenberg in USWNT camp

The Equalizer Staff November 2, 2016 16

Jessica McDonald and Emily Menges are headed to training camp with the senior U.S. women’s national team for the first time. The pair will join the U.S. women’s national team this month ahead of

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The Lowdown: How culture change led Flash to the top of NWSL

The Lowdown: How culture change led Flash to the top of NWSL

Dan Lauletta October 12, 2016 25

Following two seasons of dull soccer and two off seasons shuttling players to other NWSL cities, it was time for a change in Western New York. Though the club when into a rebuilding phase

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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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