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Spirit Remains Undefeated After 3-0 Win over Western New York Flash

April 29, 2016 - ROCHESTER, N.Y. - The Washington Spirit (3-0-0, 9 pts) continues to sit atop the league table and remain undefeated after a 3-0 win over the Western New York Flash (1-2-0, 3 pts) tonight in Rochester, New York. In the Spirit's second consecutive game on the road, Canadian midfielder Diana Matheson scored twice. Her first tally was a powerful shot inside the box within the first five minutes and the second was a successful penalty kick in the second half making the score 2-0. An own goal within the final fifteen minutes of th... Full Story

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Spirit Looks to Continue Undefeated Season against Western New York Flash

April 28, 2016 - BOYDS, Md - The Washington Spirit (2-0-0, 6 points) will take on the Western New York Flash (1-1-0, 3 points) in its second consecutive road game on Friday April 29th at Sahlen's Stadium at 7 p.m. The Spirit currently sits atop the National Women's Soccer League table after beating Sky Blue FC 2-1 last weekend. A long range goal from outside the penalty box by USWNT defender Ali Krieger and a ball slipped through the goalkeeper's legs by Canadian midfielder Diana Matheson gave the Spirit the edge over Sky Blue. The Spiri... Full Story

Krieger, Matheson Goals Lift Spirit over Sky Blue on the Road 2-1

April 24, 2016 - BOYDS, MD - In its first game on the road, the Washington Spirit (2-0-0, 6 points) defeated Sky Blue FC (1-1-0, 4 points) 2-1 at Yurcak Field courtesy of goals from Ali Krieger and Diana Matheson. A lofted shot into the upper 90 from USWNT defender Krieger and a shot slipped between the legs of the Sky Blue keeper from Canadian forward Matheson proved enough to top Sky Blue at Yurcak Field. Tonight's win lifts the Spirit into sole possession of the top spot in the NWSL table with a perfect six out of six points earned over t... Full Story

Spirit to Face Sky Blue FC in First Road Trip of the Season

April 21, 2016 - BOYDS, Md - The Washington Spirit (1-0-0, 3 points) will play its first of four matches against Sky Blue FC (1-0-0, 3 points) on Sunday, April 24th at Yurcak Field at 6 p.m. Both teams won their opening games of the 2016 National Women's Soccer League season. The match between the regional rivals will be the first of two consecutive games on the road for the Spirit. Spirit general manager and head coach Jim Gabarra is familiar with Sky Blue FC, having been their head coach for the first three seasons of the NWSL. "Sky Blu... Full Story

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