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NWSL Week 2 Preview: Lace up your boots tightly

NWSL Week 2 Preview: Lace up your boots tightly

Chelsey Bush April 21, 2017 18

Poor defenses, outstanding goalkeeping, heartbreaking injuries, and Sportscenter Top 10 goals – we’ve seen it all, and it’s only been five games! Well, lace your boots tightly, because with a semifinal rematch, a budding

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Thursday Roundup: Rose Lavelle Inks New Balance Deal

Thursday Roundup: Rose Lavelle Inks New Balance Deal

The Equalizer Staff April 20, 2017 57

ALSO IN TODAY’S ROUNDUP MARTA HEADS TO ORLANDO, UWCL SEMIFINAL SELLS OUT, AND SPIRIT PLAYERS LAUNCH BLOG Newly-allocated Rose Lavelle has signed a multi-year endorsement deal with New Balance, becoming the first female soccer

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Monday Roundup: Lohman out with confirmed ACL tear

Monday Roundup: Lohman out with confirmed ACL tear

The Equalizer Staff April 17, 2017 8

Also in today’s roundup, Manchester City advance to FA Cup Final while Chelsea falls in penalties, Alex Morgan leads OL to Coupe de France Final, and U.S. U-18s report to camp Washington Spirit midfielder

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Three Things: Washington Spirit vs North Carolina Courage

Three Things: Washington Spirit vs North Carolina Courage

Jennifer Gordon April 16, 2017 17

En-Couraged by Debinha There’s no doubt that when it comes to internationals in the NWSL, it’s been hit or miss. While it’s certainly too early to tell  if she’ll be a hit, North Carolina

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Week 1 Preview: The NWSL is Back

Week 1 Preview: The NWSL is Back

Chelsey Bush April 14, 2017 41

We’re ba-ack! After what felt like the longest offseason ever (but don’t they all?), which saw blockbuster trades, groundbreaking signings, and an old team become new again, the fifth season of the NWSL is

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Allison’s Friday Favorites: Playing for Pride

Allison’s Friday Favorites: Playing for Pride

Allison Lee April 14, 2017 4

Being a sports fan can be a very depressing hobby. Whether your team loses the championship in the final seconds of the match, your favorite player gets traded, or your local team packs up

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Wednesday Roundup: Riley Suspended for Season Opener

Wednesday Roundup: Riley Suspended for Season Opener

The Equalizer Staff April 12, 2017 48

ALSO IN TODAY’S ROUNDUP: MARTA, HEATH, ERCEG TO MISS OPENERS, COX NAMED TO REIGN STAFF, SEATTLE ADDS HAHN, AND TEAMS DEBUT KITS North Carolina head coach Paul Riley has received a fine and a

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Preseason roundup: Pride close preseason with U-23 shutout

Preseason roundup: Pride close preseason with U-23 shutout

The Equalizer Staff April 8, 2017 51

It’s the final weekend of the 2017 NWSL preseason, and that means many teams are trying to get one more competition under their belts before the regular season kicks of on April 15. It

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Wednesday Roundup: Fishlock becomes first Welsh footballer to 100 caps

Wednesday Roundup: Fishlock becomes first Welsh footballer to 100 caps

The Equalizer Staff April 5, 2017 4

ALSO IN TODAY’S ROUNDUP, REIGN DEFEAT UCLA IN FIRST PRESEASON MATCH, St. LOUIS EXPANSION BIT SUFFERS MAJOR BLOW, SPIRIT SIGN SHIP AND CASTLEBERRY, GLASGOW CITY FC LAUNCHES NEW KIT THAT HIGHLIGHTS INEQUALITY, AND BOSTON

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Preseason Roundup: NWSL finish weekend undefeated

Preseason Roundup: NWSL finish weekend undefeated

The Equalizer Staff April 2, 2017 107

It was another busy weekend in the NWSL preseason, with eight teams playing matches on Saturday. Most of the teams played in contests against collegiate teams while the final round of the Thorns Spring

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