1. Kendall Fletcher's Honduras Adventure: Sharing Her Faith and Sport

    For most athletes, the offseason is a time for resting, relaxing, unwinding and seeing family and friends. For Sky Blue FC defender Kendall Fletcher, the 2010 offseason served a different purpose...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 3 years ago 444 reads 4 comments

  2. United States Women's National Team Garners Support from Across the Nation

    On July 10, the United States Women’s National team pulled off a dramatic victory over Brazil to advance to Wednesday’s semifinal against France. The outpouring of support back here in the United States has been staggering...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 3 years ago 684 reads 1 comments

  3. PUMA's Women's Soccer Training Line: Taking a Look at the Summer Styles

    "Pretty, yet Powerful" That's what PUMA is calling its Women's Soccer Training Line. PUMA released its Women's Soccer Training line at the start of the spring...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 3 years ago 726 reads 3 comments

  4. Meghan Klingenberg: Breaking out in WPS as No. 3 Pick in 2011 Draft

    At the 2010 draft, there were seven Tar Heels drafted, four of whom were selected during the first round. This season, there was just one North Carolina product selected—midfielder Meghan Klingenberg...

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  5. Becky Sauerbrunn's WPS Iron Woman Streak Ends as She Sets Sights in Germany

    Women’s professional soccer fans have become accustomed to seeing one name week after week. Before last weekend, Becky Sauerbrunn had played every minute of every game in Women’s Professional Soccer...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 3 years ago 525 reads 0 comments

  6. Atlanta Beat Midfielder Lori Chalupny Discusses Leadership in Tips from the Pros

    Atlanta Beat midfielder Lori Chalupny is one of the quieter players on the field. She’s also the Atlanta Beat’s captain for the second year in a row after captaining the St...

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  7. Lauren Cheney Lifts Team USA over Mexico in Final Match Before World Cup

    The United States Women’s National team pulled off some late-game heroics to slip past Mexico in their final match before they head off to Germany for the Women’s World Cup...

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  8. Lindsay Tarpley and Manya Makoski Talk ACL Recoveries in Tips from the Pros

    Practice. It’s drills that these athletes have done a thousand times without an issue. It's scrimmages with moves they've done more times than they can count. And then, just once, they misstep, they turn funny, they land awkwardly...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 3 years ago 924 reads 0 comments

  9. The Journey Continues for Boston Breakers Midfielder Jordan Angeli

    Jordan Angeli’s road to Women’s Professional Soccer was anything but easy. Angeli spent six years at Santa Clara University on a rollercoaster of highs and lows...

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  10. Lauren Fowlkes: Former Notre Dame Standout's Life as a WPS Top Five Pick

    With the second pick in the 2011 Women's Professional Soccer draft, and fifth overall, the Philadelphia Independence selected Notre Dame midfielder/defender Lauren Fowlkes...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about over 3 years ago 344 reads 0 comments

  11. For Atlanta Beat Midfielder Kylie Wright, Playing in WPS is a Dream Come True

    When the Women’s United Soccer Association (WUSA) was formed in 2001, it made playing professional soccer a realistic dream for young girls. The league folded in 2003 and it was six long years before another league would take the stage...

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  12. WPS Responds to MagicJack's Owner Dan Borislow, Team's Violations

    The magicJack saga continues. After virtually six months of silence from the South Florida based club (formerly known as the Washington Freedom ), players are finally able to ...

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  13. Women's World Cup: Pia Sundhage Names Team USA Roster

    Abby Wambach and Heather O’Reilly were on tap as the 21-woman roster for Team USA was announced on ESPN this morning...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about over 3 years ago 1,010 reads 2 comments

  14. Boston Breakers Midfielder Keelin Winters: Becoming a Professional Athlete

    Keelin Winters was drafted by the Boston Breakers as the sixth overall pick in the January draft. She was one of just 24 players to be selected in the draft this season. Winters is one of six children...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about over 3 years ago 480 reads 4 comments

  15. Women's Professional Soccer: Recapping The Offseason Thus Far

    Rosters Are Reshaped As the offseason began for Women’s Professional Soccer this fall and early winter, there was plenty of shuffling of rosters as free agency began ...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about over 3 years ago 540 reads 6 comments

  16. Tips From the Pros: Battling in the Air With Boston Defender Kasey Moore

    One of the most difficult skills to master in soccer is heading. So many young players are afraid to go up for a ball in the air or are scared that heading the ball will hurt. The Boston Breakers’ Kasey Moore is incredible in the air...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 4 years ago 206 reads 0 comments

  17. Women's Professional Soccer: End of Season Previews

    Going into the final weeks of the 2010 WPS season, only one team has clinched a playoff spot, the first place FC Gold Pride. Two of the remaining three spots are pretty solid. The fourth spot is where things get messy...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 4 years ago 298 reads 1 comments

  18. The Impact of Project Pink on Women's Professional Soccer

    Women’s Professional Soccer and PUMA announced their partnership in PUMA’s newest initiative, Project Pink on July 26, 2010...

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  19. Osborne, Whitehill and Wambach: Missing The Olympics and Bouncing Back

    The World Cup is soccer’s biggest stage, but the Olympic Games are sports’ biggest stage. Every young athlete dreams of making it to the Olympics...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 4 years ago 797 reads 0 comments

  20. Altanta Beat Midfielder Tobin Heath: Life As the 2010 No. 1 Pick

    “With the first pick in the second annual WPS draft, the Atlanta Beat select…Tobin Heath!” As those words were said six months ago, pandemonium broke loose in the draft room in Philadelphia...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 4 years ago 783 reads 0 comments

  21. Boston Breakers' Leslie Osborne: A Positive Outlook

    When I came up with the idea of Tips From the Pros: Injuries and Recoveries, I figured that I'd just integrate all the responses into the articles and that would be it...

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  22. Independence's Heather Mitts and Karina LeBlanc Discuss Injury Comebacks

    Injuries are a part of sports and soccer is no different. Some injuries happen at the worst possible moment—right before an important tryout or before a championship game. Or even worse, right before soccer's biggest event—the World Cup...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 4 years ago 474 reads 1 comments

  23. Washington Freedom 'Keeper Ashlyn Harris on Dealing with Adversity

    When I came up with the idea of Tips From the Pros: Injuries and Recoveries, I figured that I'd just integrate all the responses into the articles and that would be it...

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  24. A Look Back: Sky Blue FC's June Rollercoaster Ride

    The month of June was a busy one for the reigning WPS champions. It began with the aftermath of the St. Louis Athletica suspending operations and consequently scattering players across the league...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 4 years ago 103 reads 0 comments

  25. Christie Rampone Returns, Sky Blue FC Edged By Independence 2-1

    Sky Blue FC (3-3-2, 11 points) hit the road on Sunday as they met their regional rival, the Philadelphia Independence, for the first time this season...

    Lauren  Green Written by Lauren Green about 4 years ago 54 reads 0 comments