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Sky Blue FC Add Four Players In NWSL College Draft

Head coach Jim Gabarra and Maya Hayes. (Via SkyBlueFC.com)

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 Bock and forward Danesha Adams. Bock was picked first overall, while Adams was selected in the ninth round. However, at the more recent NWSL 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...

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By Guest On Wednesday, December 11th, 2013
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NY Liberty Secure Fourth Pick In 2014 WNBA Draft Lottery

(Image via WNBA.com) SECAUCUS, N.J. (Dec. 10, 2013) – The Connecticut Sun won the 13th annual WNBA Draft Lottery and earned the top pick in the 2014 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm, the league announced today. More...

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By Guest On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
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Athlete’s Voices: Plenette Pierson, Episode 3. My 12 Favorite Things About Christmas Break

This is the DoubleGSports.com Athlete’s Voices column in which local star athletes provide guest posts updating their fans on what they have been up to. Today’s post is from the New York Liberty’s Plenette More...

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By Bob Whitney On Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
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Hofstra’s Leah Galton, CAA Player of the Year, Motivated For More Success

For Hofstra University sophomore soccer sensation, Leah Galton, she is living her dream of going to America to study and play soccer. “It has always been my desire, from an early age, to go to America to study More...