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Western New York Flash Enter into Agreement with North Carolina

January 9, 2017 - BUFFALO, NY - The Western New York Flash announced today the club has entered an agreement with North Carolina Football Club to acquire their rights in the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) and the team will be moved to Cary, North Carolina ahead of the 2017 NWSL season. The team will begin operations in North Carolina, effective immediately. In light of this, season ticket holders will be fully refunded immediately. Below is a statement from the Sahlen Family "Unfortunately, it has become apparent that the West... Full Story

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Flash Sign Brazilian Forward Debinha

January 5, 2017 - *BUFFALO, NY (January 5, 2016) ---* The Western New York Flash announced today that they have signed Brazilian forward *Debinha*. Per team and league policy, terms of the contract were not announced. [image: Inline image 3] Debinha, 25, is a native of Barsî"polis, Brazil, and has logged 54 appearances for the Brazilians National Team since her debut in 2011. The forward has scored 21 goals for her country, making her 7th all-time for Brazil. "Debinha comes to us as one of the most exciting players in the world at t... Full Story

Five Flash Players Named to January USWNT Roster

January 4, 2017 - BUFFALO, NY --- United States National Team head coach Jill Ellis named 29 players to the training camp roster for January, and five Western New York Flash players were selected. Flash forwards Lynn Williams and Jess McDonald, midfielder Samantha Mewis, and defender Jaelene Hinkle will all be returning to the National Team roster after spending time with the National Team over the course of the past year. Midfielder Taylor Smith earned her first call-up to the roster. Williams, 23, continued her outstanding 2016 campaign ... Full Story

Flash Acquire Rights to Rosana from Houston

December 23, 2016 - FLASH ACQUIRE RIGHTS TO ROSANA FROM HOUSTON Defending Champs Gain Rights to Brazilian Veteran in Exchange for 3rd Round Pick BUFFALO, NY (December 23, 2016) --- The defending NWSL champion Western New York Flash are looking to acquire some depth ahead of the 2017 season and have acquired the rights to Brazilian star Rosana via a trade with the Houston Dash. In return, the Flash will send a third-round pick in the 2018 NWSL College Draft to Houston. "This is a great opportunity to bring an exp... Full Story

Western New York Flash Minor League Soccer

League: National Women's Soccer League
Home: Rochester, New York
Class: Women's
Website: Western New York Flash site
Schedule: Full Western New York Flash Schedule
Message Board: NWSL forum
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