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Flash Fall 3-0, Despite Strong Showing

April 29, 2016 - ELMA, N.Y. - The Western New York Flash dropped their home opener on Friday night at Sahlen's Stadium to the undefeated Washington Spirit, despite a strong showing by the young. The Flash outshot the Spirit 16-7 and also had 11 corner kicks compared to Washington's two. But the Spirit came away with the win after managing to score three goals. The Spirit opened scoring in the fourth minute when a Crystal Dunn cross found Diana Matheson early in the first half. The Flash showed resilience when shortly after Sam Mewis fired... Full Story

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WNY Flash Take on Undefeated Spirit Team in Home Opener

April 28, 2016 - ROCHESTER, N.Y. - The Western New York Flash (1-1-0) take on top of the table team Washington Spirit (2-0-0) for their first match at Sahlen's Stadium this season on Friday, April 29 at 7:00 p.m. The Flash are looking to bounce back after dropping a close 1-0 game in Chicago, with the Flash leading the Chicago Red Stars with 18 shots and nine corners, but failing to capitalize on any of their chances. The Flash and the Spirit last met in August 2015 at the Maryland SoccerPlex where the teams battled to a 1-1 draw. Washing... Full Story

WNY Flash Drop Close Game in Chicago

April 23, 2016 - BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. - The Western New York Flash (1-1-0) dropped its second game of the 2016 season against the Chicago Red Stars (1-1-0) 1-0 at Toyota Park on Saturday night. The game started off with high offensive pressure from the visitors, with multiple corner kicks early on, but the Flash went down in the 28th minute when Red Stars defender Casey Short took a shot that took a deflection off a player in the box. The Flash managed to get off 13 shots, while putting six on goal and earning nine total corner kicks, but ... Full Story

Flash Add Yale Standout Speck

April 23, 2016 - ELMA, N.Y. - The Western New York Flash announced the signing of Yale grad Meredith Speck today. The Flash add Speck ahead of Saturday's match against the Chicago Red Stars in Bridgeview, Ill., at Toyota Park. Kickoff is at 7:00 p.m. ET. "I'm really excited for the opportunity and to join the Flash," said Speck. "After going through preseason with the team, I think we're going to have a really good season and surprise a lot of people." Speck, 23, made 56 appearances for the Bulldogs during her time at Yale. The midfiel... Full Story

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League: National Women's Soccer League
Home: Rochester, New York
Class: Women's
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