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Flash Defeat Sky Blue FC in Dominant Fashion

May 21, 2016 - ROCHESTER, NY - The Western New York Flash (3-3-0) used four goals in the first half to propel them to a 5-2 victory over Sky Blue FC (2-3-1). Jess McDonald led the effort with a first-half brace with three other Western New York players adding to the tally. Jaelene Hinkle crossed a corner kick into the box in the 5th minute that connected with McDonald's head for the first goal of the evening. The Flash did not let up as they kept the ball in Sky Blue FC's defensive half for most of the first half. Sam Mewis scored her t... Full Story

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Flash Sign Laura Liedle

May 21, 2016 - ELMA, N.Y. - The Western New York Flash have signed 2016 NWSL College Draft pick Laura Liedle, the team announced today. As per league and club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. A San Diego native, Liedle was the No. 24 overall pick and the only defender drafted by the Flash in 2016. During her tenure at Stanford, she posted 13 assists and led the defense to 49 clean sheets as well as two College Cup appearances. Liedle will be available for selection in the Flash's match tonight against U.S. Women's Nation... Full Story

Flash Return to Rochester to Take on Sky Blue FC

May 20, 2016 - ELMA, N.Y. - The Western New York Flash return to Rochester to take on familiar foe Sky Blue FC on Saturday, May 21. The Flash will be celebrating CONCACAF Women's Football Day with New York State West Youth Soccer Association Executive Director Amy Gush serving as honorary captain of the match. Kickoff is set for 7:00 p.m. ET. The two teams last met only two weeks ago in Piscataway, N.J. A thriller until the end, Sky Blue FC went up 1-0 in the first half when Sky Blue forward Maya Hayes managed to slip behind the Flash's... Full Story

Flash Waive Lady Andrade

May 20, 2016 - ELMA, N.Y. - The Western New York Flash has waived Lady Andrade, the club announced today. The Colombian midfielder joined the Flash during its 2015 NWSL campaign after representing Colombia in the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. Andrade made 8 appearances (4 starts) during her tenure in Western New York. "It's important for Lady at this point in her career that she is on the field and developing as a professional," said WNY Flash head coach Paul Riley. "She showed some great moments while she was here, but I think for he... Full Story

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