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USWNT rolls past Switzerland in first-ever meeting

USWNT rolls past Switzerland in first-ever meeting

The Equalizer Staff August 20, 2014 229

CARY, N.C. — The United States women’s national team defeated Switzerland, 4-1 on Wednesday at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C., extending the Americans’ home unbeaten streak to 85 games. Megan Rapinoe, Carli Lloyd,

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USWNT set for first-ever match vs. Switzerland

USWNT set for first-ever match vs. Switzerland

Jennifer Gordon August 20, 2014 70

CARY, N.C. — The U.S. women’s national team finds itself in unusual territory heading into the match against Switzerland. While the Americans have played a considerable number of games in the team’s 29-year history,

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Players retain legal counsel in fight against artificial turf at 2015 Women’s World Cup

Players retain legal counsel in fight against artificial turf at 2015 Women’s World Cup

Jeff Kassouf August 5, 2014 325

A group of top international soccer players has retained legal counsel in the fight to have the playing surfaces of the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup changed from artificial turf to natural grass. Headlined

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Wambach scores brace as Flash keep slim playoff hopes alive with win over Breakers

Wambach scores brace as Flash keep slim playoff hopes alive with win over Breakers

Jeff Kassouf August 3, 2014 23

Abby Wambach scored her first two goals since May 25 and the Western New York Flash kept slim playoff hopes alive with a 4-3 win over the Boston Breakers on Sunday at Harvard Stadium.

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Flash now playing for pride after another loss

Flash now playing for pride after another loss

Jeff Kassouf July 31, 2014 12

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — A week ago Western New York Flash coach Aaran Lines said his team was out of the NWSL playoff race after losing to the last-place Boston Breakers. The comments seemed to

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Lines concedes Flash’s playoff hopes over after loss

Lines concedes Flash’s playoff hopes over after loss

Jeff Kassouf July 26, 2014 11

The struggles of Western New York Flash’s inconsistent and underwhelming season continued on Friday with a 4-2 loss to the last-place Boston Breakers. And after the match, Flash coach Aaran Lines, who has guided

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Wambach to start non-contract drills, could return to Flash in two weeks

Wambach to start non-contract drills, could return to Flash in two weeks

Megan Manzari July 12, 2014 52

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — After spraining her LCL in her left knee on May 31st during a match against the Houston Dash, Abby Wambach announced Saturday that she is back with the Western New York

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Fifteen years ago today, USWNT won World Cup

Fifteen years ago today, USWNT won World Cup

Jeff Kassouf July 10, 2014 62

Fifteen years ago today, on July 10, 1999, the United States women’s national team won its second and most recent World Cup title. The anniversary is a reminder of the most iconic moment in

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Wambach day-to-day with mild left LCL sprain

Wambach day-to-day with mild left LCL sprain

The Equalizer Staff June 2, 2014 9

Abby Wambach is day-to-day with a mild sprain of her left LCL after sustaining the injury in Saturday’s game — another loss for the reeling Western New York, this to the expansion Houston Dash

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Flash winless in four straight with home loss to Dash; Wambach injured early

Flash winless in four straight with home loss to Dash; Wambach injured early

Megan Manzari May 31, 2014 95

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — It was the first-ever match up for the Houston Dash and Western New York Flash on Saturday night at Sahlen’s Stadium and the Dash reigned supreme, defeating the Flash 2-1. Western

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