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Bush: Examining Jill Ellis’s 11 fresh USWNT call-ups

Bush: Examining Jill Ellis’s 11 fresh USWNT call-ups

Chelsey Bush October 8, 2016 127

Following up on her comments since Rio regarding her future plans for the national team, Jill Ellis called up a 24-person roster for the team’s upcoming fixtures against Switzerland. Included in this group were

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Williams, Ohai among fresh USWNT call-ups

Williams, Ohai among fresh USWNT call-ups

Dan Lauletta October 6, 2016 786

Western New York Flash forward and 2016 NWSL MVP Lynn Williams plus finalist Kealia Ohai are among fresh faces called in by Jill Ellis ahead of friendly matches against Switzerland later this month. Williams

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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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The Lowdown: Playoff, Shield, Boot races down to wire

The Lowdown: Playoff, Shield, Boot races down to wire

Dan Lauletta September 14, 2016 93

An interesting Week 18 that saw all 10 teams play twice settled a number of scenarios but not everything in terms of the NWSL table. What we know is that the Spirit and Thorns

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Houston dominates Boston in 4-1 win

Houston dominates Boston in 4-1 win

The Equalizer Staff September 11, 2016 73

It wasn’t much of a contest in Houston as the Dash defeated the Boston Breakers 4-1. With both teams already eliminated from the playoffs, the game was more about finishing out the regular season

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The Lowdown: The latest from Week 17

The Lowdown: The latest from Week 17

Dan Lauletta September 7, 2016 25

Following a midseason crunch in the standings, the NWSL playoff race crystallized a bit during Week 17. The Spirit became the first to officially clinch and maintained control of the Shield race. And the

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NWSL Week in Review: Rapinoe Not In It For Herself

NWSL Week in Review: Rapinoe Not In It For Herself

Ray Curren September 6, 2016 389

Unfortunately, it is probably a good indication of where the NWSL is in the national sports pecking order that the news of Megan Rapinoe kneeling for the national anthem didn’t break until after Sunday’s

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Ohai takes goal scoring lead; Dash beat Pride

Ohai takes goal scoring lead; Dash beat Pride

The Equalizer Staff September 3, 2016 383

Kealia Ohai shot into the lead in the golden boot race with her second brace of the week to lead the Houston Dash to a 4-2 victory over the Orlando Pride on Saturday night.

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Nairn brace delivers Spirit to top of NWSL

Nairn brace delivers Spirit to top of NWSL

Dan Lauletta August 18, 2016 62

Christine Nairn scored her first two goals of the season and the Spirit held off a late Dash flurry to post a 2-1 victory Thursday night in a match rescheduled from Memorial Day weekend.

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