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Lloyd, Ohai lift Dash past Spirit in season-opener

Lloyd, Ohai lift Dash past Spirit in season-opener

Jeff Kassouf April 10, 2015 215

Carli Lloyd opened the National Women’s Soccer League season with a highlight-reel goal and Kealia Ohai added another as the Houston Dash defeated the Washington Spirit, 2-0 on Friday at BBVA Compass Stadium. Lloyd

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2015 NWSL Preview:  Houston Dash

2015 NWSL Preview: Houston Dash

Dan Lauletta April 7, 2015 13

When the Houston Dash convened for the 2014 season, head coach Randy Waldrum was looking for his hastily-arranged squad to be a factor in the playoff race turning into August.  They nearly pulled it

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Twelve NWSL players join U-23 USWNT for camp

Twelve NWSL players join U-23 USWNT for camp

Jeff Kassouf January 1, 2015 265

Twelve NWSL players, including nine who are overage for the U-23 U.S. women’s national team, will join the squad for a January training camp at the U.S. Soccer National Training Center in Carson, Calif.,

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Dash players, officials unconvinced by NWSL cooling breaks

Dash players, officials unconvinced by NWSL cooling breaks

Jeff Kassouf July 31, 2014 29

Hours before Wednesday’s kickoff in Houston between the hometown Dash and Seattle Reign FC, the National Women’s Soccer League announced the immediate implementation of cooling breaks for excessive climate conditions. Seattle won 4-1 to

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Ohai scores twice in four minutes, Dash beat Breakers

Ohai scores twice in four minutes, Dash beat Breakers

Dan Lauletta July 11, 2014 79

Kealia Ohai scored two goals in four minutes in the 2nd half and Erin McLeod robbed Jazmine Reeves in the 90th minute as the Dash overcame the Breakers, 2-1 on Friday night at BBVA

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Saturday brings mixed results for NWSL teams

Saturday brings mixed results for NWSL teams

Jeff Kassouf March 29, 2014 45

A bevy of NWSL preseason action on Saturday produced a wide variety of results across the country, with three teams prevailing victorious, Sky Blue FC falling to perennial college power North Carolina and the

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Ohai wants place on crowded USWNT front line

Ohai wants place on crowded USWNT front line

Jeff Kassouf March 27, 2014 133

In what might be the greatest paradox in women’s soccer, being a forward for the U.S. women’s national team is both a blessing and a burden. No doubt every player who dons the red,

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Red Stars, KC tie in rare preseason NWSL meeting

Red Stars, KC tie in rare preseason NWSL meeting

The Equalizer Staff March 22, 2014 41

FC Kansas City and the Chicago Red Stars played to a 1-1 draw in a preseason match at St. Louis Soccer Park on Saturday in the first meeting of two NWSL teams in 2014.

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The Lowdown: Philly draft conjures 2010 memories

The Lowdown: Philly draft conjures 2010 memories

Dan Lauletta January 22, 2014 22

The soccer world descended on Philadelphia last week for the NSCAA Coaches Convention.  The NWSL College Draft was a tiny blip on the radar at the convention, but for fans of the women’s game

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Draft grades: KC strikes gold, others underwhelm

Draft grades: KC strikes gold, others underwhelm

Steve Bruno and Jen Gordon January 22, 2014 64

Friday’s NWSL College Draft featured one of the most talented classes of college players ever to vie for the pro ranks. Of the 36 spots, a quarter of those were filled by players from

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