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Flash, Rochester Immediate Care Join Forces for 2016 Season

February 2, 2016 - ELMA, N.Y. - The Western New York Flash is happy to welcome its newest supporter, Rochester Immediate Care (RIC). As part of the involvement this season, the Flash will host a series of free youth soccer clinics, courtesy of RIC. "I'm excited to work with Rochester Immediate Care this year and am grateful for their support of the Flash," said Rich Randall, GM of the Flash. "Both of our brands represent the top level of health and fitness in this community and I'm proud to welcome them." "We are looking forward to promo... Full Story

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Abby Erceg, New Zealand Qualify for 2016 Rio Olympics

January 26, 2016 - ELMA, N.Y. - Western New York Flash defender and New Zealand captain Abby Erceg will be heading to Rio this summer after the Football Ferns qualified for the 2016 Summer Olympics yesterday. The Football Ferns were set to take on Papua New Guinea today in the second leg of the 2016 OFC Olympic Qualifying Tournament, after earning a 7-1 win in Leg 1. However, Papua New Guinea withdrew from the matchup. The forfeit gave New Zealand the tournament's championship title, thus earning an automatic bid to the Rio Olympics. In ... Full Story

Mewis, Hinkle Named to U.S. Women's National Team's Olympic Qualifying Roster

January 26, 2016 - ELMA, N.Y. - Western New York Flash midfielder Samantha Mewis and defender Jaelene Hinkle have been named to U.S. Women's National Team's 20-player roster that will represent the USA at the 2016 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship running from Feb. 10-21 in Frisco and Houston, Texas. The USA opens the tournament on Wednesday, Feb. 10 against Costa Rica (8:30 p.m. ET). After opening Group A play against the Ticas, the USA continues first round action against Mexico on Saturday, Feb. 13 (4 p.m. ET), and finish... Full Story

Flash Goalkeeper Sabrina D'Angelo Named to Canada's Olympic Qualifying Roster

January 26, 2016 - ELMA, N.Y. - Western New York Flash goalkeeper Sabrina D'Angelo has been named to Canada's 20-player roster that will compete in the 2016 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship in February. D'Angelo, 22, was drafted by the Flash with the No. 21 overall pick in the 2015 NWSL College Draft. A native of Welland, Ontario, D'Angelo made seven starts for the Flash last year and picked up her first professional win on May 2 against the Boston Breakers. Canada, currently ranked 11th in the world, will compete in Grou... Full Story

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League: National Women's Soccer League
Home: Rochester, New York
Class: Women's
Website: Western New York Flash site
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