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USWNT Cruises Past New Zealand, 4-1; Sky Blue FC’s Christie Rampone Plays

U.S. women's soccer team poses for team photo before the match. (Josie Lepe/Bay Area News Group)

U.S. women’s soccer team poses for team photo before the match. (Josie Lepe/Bay Area News Group) The first of two matches between the United States women’s national team and New Zealand went down in the books on Sunday afternoon, Oct. 27, giving the victory to the U.S., 4-1, at San Francisco’s Candle Stick Park; 16,315 fans enjoyed the competition. More...

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By Guest On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013
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Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise, Episode 5. From the General Lee to Monday Morning Quarterbacks!

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 Pro Mod Drag Racing star, Dina Parise. Dina More...

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By Dave Schatz On Thursday, October 17th, 2013
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Veteran Sky Blue FC Midfielder Makoski Announces Retirement

Image via Makoski22.com 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 More...

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By Dave Schatz On Tuesday, October 15th, 2013
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De Vanna on Australia Roster for Friendly Against United States

(Image Credit: Howard Smith) 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, Lisa De Vanna in More...

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By Guest On Friday, October 11th, 2013
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Athlete’s Voices: Plenette Pierson, Episode 2. Relaxing and Having Fun Before Heading Overseas

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 of the WNBA, More...

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By Luis Vazquez On Sunday, September 29th, 2013
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OLSZEWSKI STOPS ALCIVAR IN BITTER REMATCH, CAPTURES VACANT IFBA WOMEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

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 “Patty Boom Boom” More...

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By Dave Schatz On Wednesday, September 25th, 2013
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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 Sky Blue FC teammate, Nayeli More...

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By Guest On Sunday, September 22nd, 2013
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Athlete’s Voices: Dina Parise, Episode 4. Give Them What They Want

Dina Parise 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 fan from More...

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By Dave Schatz On Saturday, September 21st, 2013
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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 China on More...

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By Dave Schatz On Sunday, September 15th, 2013
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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 League) More...