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Rapinoe hat trick leads Reign’s romping of Flash

Rapinoe hat trick leads Reign’s romping of Flash

Jeff Kassouf April 12, 2015 153

Seattle Reign FC opened the 2015 National Women’s Soccer League season with a dominant 5-1 home victory over the Western New York Flash on Sunday at Memorial Stadium. Megan Rapinoe scored a hat trick and

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Rodriguez, Rapinoe impress in big USWNT win

Rodriguez, Rapinoe impress in big USWNT win

Jeff Kassouf April 4, 2015 155

Call it confidence. Call it the pieces coming together. Go ahead and blame New Zealand’s jet lag. No one factor stood far and above another for the United States women’s national team in a

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Rapinoe out several weeks with right knee injury

Rapinoe out several weeks with right knee injury

Jeff Kassouf January 19, 2015 130

Megan Rapinoe is out several weeks after sustaining a right knee injury at U.S. women’s national team training camp. She will miss the United States’ away matches against France and England on Feb. 8 and

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Marta hat trick sinks USWNT for 1st time under Ellis

Marta hat trick sinks USWNT for 1st time under Ellis

Associated Press December 14, 2014 1,452

BRASILIA, Brazil — Five-time world player of the year Marta scored three goals to lead Brazil to a 3-2 come-from-behind win over the U.S. women’s soccer team in the International Tournament of Brasilia on

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After another USWNT win over Mexico, all eyes on Ellis’ World Cup qualifying roster decisions

After another USWNT win over Mexico, all eyes on Ellis’ World Cup qualifying roster decisions

Jeff Kassouf September 18, 2014 277

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Jill Ellis did as she said she would and tested out new players in the United States’ lineup on Thursday, and the result against Mexico was the same: a comfortable 4-0

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NWSL final notebook: Putting a bow on Season 2

NWSL final notebook: Putting a bow on Season 2

Jeff Kassouf September 1, 2014 62

TUKWILA, Wash. – In the words of Laura Harvey, Sunday felt like a proper cup final. The two best teams of the season, both similar in tactical brilliance, played an end-to-end chess match that

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Reign know NWSL final loss is opportunity missed

Reign know NWSL final loss is opportunity missed

Jeff Kassouf August 31, 2014 11

TUKWILA, Wash. – As the final whistle blew on Sunday at Starfire Sports Stadium, a particularly boisterous home crowd fell silent, seeing something they hadn’t seen all season: a Seattle Reign FC loss. With

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Reign rally to beat Spirit, will host final

Reign rally to beat Spirit, will host final

Dan Lauletta August 25, 2014 203

Seattle Reign FC are set to host the 2014 NWSL Championship after rallying for a 2-1 victory over the Washington Spirit in Sunday night’s semifinal at Memorial Stadium.  Megan Rapinoe scored the game-winner in

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USWNT rolls past Switzerland in first-ever meeting

USWNT rolls past Switzerland in first-ever meeting

The Equalizer Staff August 20, 2014 229

CARY, N.C. — The United States women’s national team defeated Switzerland, 4-1 on Wednesday at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C., extending the Americans’ home unbeaten streak to 85 games. Megan Rapinoe, Carli Lloyd,

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Rodriguez, Rapinoe score as Reign, KC share points

Rodriguez, Rapinoe score as Reign, KC share points

Jeff Husted August 2, 2014 43

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — FC Kansas City and Seattle Reign FC battled to a 1-1 draw in Saturday’s top-of-the-table clash at Durwood Stadium. Kansas City’s second-largest crowd of the season saw each team show

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