1. Forget Disney World: Yael Averbuch Is Going to Portugal

    Midfielder Yael Averbuch helped lead Sky Blue F.C. to the championship of Women’s Professional Soccer in the league’s first season...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about over 4 years ago 176 reads 1 comments

  2. Women's Professional Soccer: Nikki Washington, No. 5 Draft Pick

    “”With the fifth pick, the LA Sol select Nikki Washington!”   One of the top midfielders in the country, Washington’s collegiate season was cut short when she suffered an ACL injury just eight games in...

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  3. Atlanta Beat: Building a Team Up from the Bottom Up

    Going into the 2010 season, six of the league’s eight teams knew what had and hadn’t gone right for them in 2009.  They knew what areas they needed to improve on going into the league’s sophomore season...

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  4. Whitney Engen: Life As a Women's Professional Soccer Top Five Pick

    “With the fourth pick in the 2010 WPS draft, Chicago Red Stars select…Whitney Engen from UNC!”   Hearing those words was the end of Whitney Engen’s month long break and only the start of her WPS career...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about over 4 years ago 502 reads 2 comments

  5. Field Trip Diary: 1/16/10 Wrap-Up from Philadelphia

    For some reason I thought that I had posted this already...but it never made it up or something.  Anyway, here's the last part of the Field Trip diary I kept while I was at the NSCAA convention in Philadelphia last week...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about over 4 years ago 107 reads 1 comments

  6. WPS and PUMA Unveil New Uniforms

    So, I know this happened over a week ago.  But with just getting back to classes and getting situated, it took a tad bit longer to finish the actual write-up.  However, the long awaited recap of the uniform unveil is FINALLY here...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about over 4 years ago 327 reads 2 comments

  7. Yael Averbuch Delivers Inspiring Speech at Women's Soccer Breakfast

    There were many speeches and lectures given at last week’s NSCAA convention, held in Philadelphia.  But one of the most inspiring addresses came just after 8AM on Saturday morning at the women’s soccer breakfast...

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  8. Q&A with FC Gold Pride forward Tiffeny Milbrett

    At the NSCAA Convention in Philadelphia, Tiffeny Milbrett held a field demonstration session on Thursday, January 14, 2010.  We got there about 15 minutes after it started, but still got the gist of what was going on and enjoyed watching it...

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  9. Field Trip Diary: 1/15/10 from the WPS Draft in Philadelphia

      So I know this is the part that a lot of people have been waiting to read.  It's long but, this was the highlight of the entire trip by a mile.  I thoroughly enjoyed every second and tried to make sure I got every last detail of the day...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about almost 5 years ago 237 reads 2 comments

  10. Field Trip Diary: 1/14/10 from the NSCAA Convention in Philadelphia

    THURSDAY, JANUARY 14, 2010   5:26am Why on earth am I actually awake?   6am  And I realized I did forget something.  A sweatshirt would have been amazing.   7:30am Time to finally get up and get moving...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about almost 5 years ago 240 reads 1 comments

  11. Field Trip Diary: 1/13/10 from the NSCAA Convention in Philadelphia

    Wednesday January 13, 2010:   6pm:   Well I just got word from Laine that instead of coming in so early tomorrow morning, I can come in tonight. Sweet deal! I think I may’ve bounced a little bit...

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  12. WPS Draft Eve: Who Are the Reigning WPS Champions Going to Choose?

    With the WPS draft less than 12 hours away, Sky Blue FC has their plan.  They know what they need and whom they would like to get.  But the reigning champs have a pretty full roster already and only really need to fill a couple of spots...

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  13. Atlanta Beat Prepared to Make No. 1 Pick in WPS Draft

    With the WPS draft fast approaching, the Atlanta Beat are looking to make some additions to the expansion side before heading into preseason. They hold the No. 1 pick, which will set the stage for the entire draft...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about almost 5 years ago 166 reads 1 comments

  14. FC Gold Pride: How Is Their Draft Going To Pan Out?

    With the WPS draft fast approaching, FC Gold Pride is looking to improve upon last year's performance where they finished in sixth place...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about almost 5 years ago 162 reads 2 comments

  15. Bleacher Report's WPS Mock Draft Results

    On Saturday January 9th, 2010, the WPS Bleacher Report beat writers took part in a Mock draft, simulating the first three rounds worth of picks for the upcoming WPS draft...

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  16. Tips From The Pros...with Yael Averbuch

    The first in my new series ironically enough involves first touch.  I spoke with Sky Blue FC midfielder Yael Averbuch to see what she suggested for any player — youth to college, club to national team...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about almost 5 years ago 310 reads 3 comments

  17. Sky Blue FC's Jersey Connection

    It makes sense for Sky Blue FC to have a few players from the state of New Jersey.  After all, the WPS club is based out of Somerset Hill, and plays in New Brunswick, NJ...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about almost 5 years ago 278 reads 1 comments

  18. Atlanta Beat Add Two More To Roster in Sophia Mundy and Ramona Bachmann

    The Atlanta Beat announced two more additions to their roster last week in Sophia Mundy and Ramona Bachmann. Mundy, a midfielder from Houston Texas, played for the Boston Breakers last season in the WPS...

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  19. Heather O'Reilly's Top 10 Reasons Why It's Cool To Graduate from College

    In a few days, Heather O'Reilly will be joining her academic mentor and boyfriend Dave as a UNC graduate Twenty-five-year-old US defender Lori Chalupny has left training camp to return to school ...

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  20. FC Gold Pride Adds Vava Marques to Coaching Staff

    Last week, FC Gold Pride announced the appointment of Vilmar Marques as the Pride's First Assistant to Head Coach Albertin Montoya...

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  21. FC Gold Pride Announces New Home Venue

    FC Gold Pride continues to build upon the rich tradition of professional sports in the Bay Area by bringing Women's Professional Soccer to the "Heart of the Bay...

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  22. Exclusive Q&A With Sky Blue FC GM Gerry Marrone

    Ever wanted to know what it's like to be the general manager of a professional sports team?  Sky Blue FC's Gloria Averbuch spoke with GM Gerry Marrone and found out exactly what goes into his ...

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  23. Atlanta Beat, Kennesaw State University Announce New Stadium Partnership

      At the beginning of December, the Atlanta Beat announced their partnership with Kennesaw State University to build a brand new 8,300-seat soccer stadium...

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  24. Leigh Ann Robinson, Noelle Keselica Sign Now Marching To The Beat

    KENNESAW, GA—Atlanta Beat General Manager Shawn McGee announced the signings of Leigh Ann Robinson and Noelle Keselica (Kes—uh—lee—kuh) as the newest members of the Atlanta Beat roster...

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  25. Sky Blue FC Signs Finnish Striker Laura Kalmari

    Somerset, N.J. (Wednesday, December 2, 2009) - 2009 Women's Professional Soccer Champion Sky Blue FC powered its offense today when the club officially announced the signing of Laura Österberg ...

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