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Flash Clinch Playoff Spot with 4-0 Win

September 24, 2016 - ALLSTON, MA --- The Western New York Flash (9-6-5) entered the night holding their own destiny, knowing a win or tie against the Boston Breakers (3-15-2) would launch them into the fourth and final spot for the National Women's Soccer League's postseason. The visitors were able to come through and take advantage of the opportunity, defeating the Breakers 4-0 at Jordan Field on Saturday night. The Flash opened up the match with a bang, as Makenzy Doniak took a ball up the right flank and fed it right in front of the net to... Full Story

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Flash Look to Clinch Playoff Spot in Regular Season Finale

September 23, 2016 - ALLSTON, MA - The Western New York Flash (8-6-5) are entering Saturday's game in control of their playoff destiny, as a win or tie would clinch a spot in the National Women's Soccer League Playoffs for the Flash and would eliminate Seattle Reign FC from the playoff race. Standing in the way of Western New York's playoff hopes are the Boston Breakers (3-14-2), who the Flash have played three times already this season. The game at Jordan Field will mark the regular season finale for both teams. The Flash were last on the pi... Full Story

Wny Flash Midfielder Lianne Sanderson to Miss Remainder of 2016 Season

September 23, 2016 - ELMA, N.Y. --- Western New York Flash midfielder Lianne Sanderson will miss the remainder of the 2016 NWSL season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in her right knee, the team announced today. Sanderson suffered the injury during the first half of the team's international friendly against the Thailand Women's National Team at Canisius College on Saturday, Sept. 17. "It's a bitter blow to the team, Lianne, and the whole organization," Flash Head Coach Paul Riley said. "She is not only a huge asset on th... Full Story

Early Pressure Not Enough as Flash Draw Thailand

September 17, 2016 - BUFFALO, NY --- *The Western New York Flash entered Saturday night trying to re-find their winning ways and stay fresh before their regular season finale next Saturday. They were also looking to pick up a victory against an international foe, as the Thailand National Team traveled to Buffalo for a friendly match at Canisius College. However, both sides left the field wishing for one more chance, as the Flash would only earn a 0-0 draw versus Thailand. The game started like so many other recent matches, as the Flash were a... Full Story


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