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Meet the US World Cup team: Midfielders

Meet the US World Cup team: Midfielders

Jeff Kassouf June 4, 2015 82

Jill Ellis’ midfield has been the most scrutinized section of the field over the past eight months. Whether there are two or three players in the middle of the part, a narrow or a

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Brian ushering in next generation for USWNT

Brian ushering in next generation for USWNT

Ray Curren April 30, 2015 263

BOSTON — There aren’t many 22-year-olds who like being called “kid.” And while it’s probably not the first moniker she would lavish upon herself as a two-time Hermann Trophy winner who has excelled on

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NWSL Weekend Review: Some surprises in Week 2

NWSL Weekend Review: Some surprises in Week 2

Jeff Kassouf April 20, 2015 19

Week 2 in the National Women’s Soccer League brought some surprises and plenty of drama. Defending NWSL champions FC Kansas City now have two losses from two games this season after falling to the

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Brian, Klingenberg, Lloyd throw Astros first pitch

Brian, Klingenberg, Lloyd throw Astros first pitch

The Equalizer Staff April 9, 2015 11

Morgan Brian, Meghan Klingenberg and Carli Lloyd — the Houston Dash’s contingent of United States national team players — collectively threw out the first pitch at Wednesday’s Houston Astros game against the Cleveland Indians.

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Late goals see USWNT past New Zealand in friendly

Late goals see USWNT past New Zealand in friendly

Jeff Kassouf April 4, 2015 558

The United States opened its 2015 home schedule with a dominant 4-0 win over New Zealand on Saturday at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo., in front of a standalone exhibition record crowd of

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Morgan Brian: US Soccer’s next big star

Morgan Brian: US Soccer’s next big star

Jeff Kassouf January 16, 2015 173

PHILADELPHIA – In a world of what is – and who is – next, Morgan Brian is clearly it as U.S. women’s soccer goes. The 21-year-old midfielder was selected first overall by the Houston

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Dash select Brian No. 1 overall in 2015 NWSL Draft

Dash select Brian No. 1 overall in 2015 NWSL Draft

The Equalizer Staff January 16, 2015 186

PHILADELPHIA — The Houston Dash selected Morgan Brian first overall in the 2015 NWSL Draft on Friday. The University of Virginia midfielder is a two-time MAC Hermann Trophy winner as college soccer’s best player.

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Positional rankings: 2015 NWSL College Draft

Positional rankings: 2015 NWSL College Draft

Jennifer Gordon January 12, 2015 24

The 2015 NWSL College Draft class has big names out of the gate but doesn’t have the depth of last year’s class, overall. In other words, teams aren’t getting the quality of players towards

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Brian becomes 4th repeat MAC Hermann winner

Brian becomes 4th repeat MAC Hermann winner

Jeff Kassouf January 9, 2015 161

Morgan Brian won the 2014 MAC Hermann Trophy award, repeating as college soccer’s best player. Brian also won the 2013 MAC Hermann Trophy award as a junior last year. She is the fourth women’s

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Once again, no drama surrounding No. 1 pick

Once again, no drama surrounding No. 1 pick

Jeff Kassouf December 29, 2014 207

The NFL and NBA capitalize on college drafts not just for adding talent, but creating year-round buzz and and endless news cycle. Debate over the next draft’s No. 1 pick starts the same day

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