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Sky Blue FC Announces 2014 Season Schedule: Women’s soccer club returns to Yurcak Field for upcoming season

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Today’s 2014 NWSL schedule release confirmed that Sky Blue FC, our local National Women’s Soccer League pro team (headquartered in Morristown, N.J.), will play its home matches at Rutgers University’s Yurcak Field again this year. The home opener is scheduled for April 19th, against the Portland Thorns. “Sky Blue FC will once again call Yurcak More...

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The Georgian Court University Wellness Center. (Image via SkyBlueFC.com)
By Dave Schatz On Thursday, February 6th, 2014
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Sky Blue FC to Train at Georgian Court University

The Georgian Court University Wellness Center. (Image via SkyBlueFC.com) Sky Blue FC announced, on Jan. 24, a special partnership with Georgian Court University to make the university the club’s “Official Training More...

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By Guest On Wednesday, January 29th, 2014
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Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise, Episode 7. Being Social: The good the bad, the obnoxious?

This blog post is part of a series we call Athlete’s Voices. Each month, a local athlete posts a blog to keep their fans up to date on their lives. Today’s post is from Dina Parise of Dina Parise Racing. Social More...

Head coach Jim Gabarra and Maya Hayes. (Via SkyBlueFC.com)
By Dave Schatz On Tuesday, January 21st, 2014
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Sky Blue FC Add Four Players In NWSL College Draft

Head coach Jim Gabarra and Maya Hayes. (Via SkyBlueFC.com) In the NWSL Expansion Draft on Jan. 10, Sky Blue did not come out on top. The Houston Dash snapped up two of Sky Blue’s players: Midfielder, Brittany More...

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By Bob Whitney On Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
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OLYMPIC SPOTLIGHT – Team USA Curling: Meet Allison Pottinger

Allison Pottinger is a skip on the 2014 Team USA women’s curling squad which will be competing for Olympic Gold in the 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, beginning February 5. Pottinger is currently a resident More...

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By Jacque Medina On Wednesday, January 8th, 2014
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Knee Injury Keeps Lindsey Vonn From Competing In Sochi

AP Photo/The Canadian Press/Jonathan Hayward Olympic Skier Lindsey Vonn released a statement on her Facebook page Tuesday morning, saying she will not be competing in the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi. Vonn More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, December 31st, 2013
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2013 Double G Sports Awards Announced

Collegiate Female Athlete of the Year, Olivia Galati (Image courtesy of Hofstra Athletics) After weeks of nominations and finalist voting, the 2013 Double G Sports award recipients have been announced. Teams and More...

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By Guest On Friday, December 20th, 2013
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Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise, Episode 6. Can you CTS-V Me Now?

Growing up on Long Island, New York in an Italian family always had its advantages. There was the fact that a ‘rite of passage’ as a young woman in an Italian family was learning how to ‘perfect’ the family More...

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By Dave Schatz On Thursday, December 12th, 2013
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Official News — Houston Dash Join NWSL as First Expansion Team For 2014

In a media teleconference tonight, U.S. Soccer Federation President, Sunil Gulati, said that it’s been a very good day for the NWSL itself, Houston and for the Dash. He stated that the league had originally been More...

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By Dave Schatz On Thursday, December 12th, 2013
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NWSL Will Allow a Ninth Team in 2014

Sky Blue FC will be adding a new destination to its schedule of road trips in 2014:  Houston. That’s because the National Women’s Soccer League has approved Houston as an expansion team. The new team does not More...