Category Archives: Women’s Sports

Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise, Episode 5. From the General Lee to Monday Morning Quarterbacks!

This is the 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 Pro Mod Drag

Veteran Sky Blue FC Midfielder Makoski Announces Retirement

Manya Makoski has decided to retire from professional soccer; it’s unclear why she has made this decision. Makoski appeared in 20 games during the 2013 season with Sky Blue, and started in

De Vanna on Australia Roster for Friendly Against United States

Soccer fans — be sure to tune in to NBC on Sunday, October 20 at 1:30 p.m. ET. We’ll have the pleasure of cheering for our New Jersey, Sky Blue FC attacker,

Athlete’s Voices: Plenette Pierson, Episode 2. Relaxing and Having Fun Before Heading Overseas

This is the 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


At the five star Banquet Hall in Long island City, NY this past Wednesday night, 9/25, a packed house witnessed two superb women athletes who resumed their rivalry that started when Patricia

Ocampo Plays Entire First Match of Valais Women’s Cup in Switzerland; Rangel Plays All But First Five Minutes – See the Next Match Live on ESPN3

Although El Tri (Mexico Women’s National Football Team) lost the first match of the Valais Women’s Cup by only one goal, Monica Ocampo was on the field for the whole game. Her

Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise, Episode 4. Give Them What They Want

Being a ‘sports’ personality with an entertainment background (Ice Capades), I have a tendency to look at what ‘we’ do from every angle. Drag Racing compares to any other sport to a

Two Sky Blue FC Players in Switzerland for Valais Women’s Cup 2013

Two Sky Blue FC women: Forward, Monica Ocampo; and midfielder, Nayeli Rangel were recently named as members of the Mexico Women’s National Football Team (an 18-player squad). The Mexican team will play

Sky Blue FC Midfielder Ashley Nick Has Gone to Russia to Compete For WFK Zorky

Midfielder Ashley Nick will be playing ample, competitive soccer this offseason; on September 13, Sky Blue FC announced that they’ve agreed to send Nick, on loan, to WFK Zorky (of the Russian Supreme

National Women’s Soccer League Inaugural Off-season Draft News

Sky Blue FC was the only team in the National Women’s Soccer League’s inaugural off-season Waiver Draft not to waive at least one player. A list of 11 players was distributed to

Playoff Hopes Diminishing For New York Liberty

The strain of a season was on Cappie Pondexter’s weary face. In one telling moment, sitting in her near empty cubicle, she pretty much admitted that the energy needed to make up

Fashion Night Out With Bill Laimbeer and WNBA Stars

Did someone say “No Fashion Night Out” in 2013? Absolutely not! With the heartbreaking suspension of the Vogue sponsored Fashion Night Out, 4 Season Style Management managed to put on a spectacular