WPL Player of the Week: Atlanta's Angela Sun

WPL Player of the Week: Atlanta's Angela Sun

10.15.15

Last weekend, Atlanta won the most important game of its Women’s Premier League season thus far. The 26-10 victory over New York was recompense for the loss Atlanta suffered in the teams’ first meeting, but it also kept the Harlequins in the race for second place in the Red Conference and berth to the semifinals.
WPL 2015 Recap: Week Four

WPL 2015 Recap: Week Four

10.13.15

With two-thirds of the Women’s Premier League season gone, the competition is only getting tighter. In the Blue Conference, two standings points separate the first- and third-place teams. Twin Cities has clinched the Red Conference, but the battle for second will come down to the final round.
WPL Player of the Week: Berkeley’s Katy Augustyn

WPL Player of the Week: Berkeley’s Katy Augustyn

10.07.15

In the Women’s Premier League, teams must win their homes games when there is a higher probability for the top side, unwearied by travel, to play together. In the Blue Conference, winning at home is even more important, as each of the four sides has the ability to defeat the other. At present, there are three teams at 2-1.
WPL 2015 Recap: Week Three

WPL 2015 Recap: Week Three

10.05.15

Week three of the Women’s Premier League was a treat, as all but one match was decided by five points or fewer. There are three 2-1 teams in the Blue Conference, as Berkeley broke Glendale’s streak, and ORSU rallied late against winless San Diego. The Red Conference sports the only undefeated team – Twin Cities – and Atlanta got its first win of the season against D.C.
WPL Player of the Week: Glendale’s Jeanna Beard

WPL Player of the Week: Glendale’s Jeanna Beard

09.23.15

Glendale wrested a 27-24 victory away from ORSU during week two of the Women’s Premier League (WPL), and completed the feat in the 79th minute of play. For the second week in a row, Glendale head coach Mark Bullock pointed to Jeanna Beard as a standout performer, and her efforts in Portland earned the new hooker Player of the Week honors.
WPL 2015 Recap: Week Two

WPL 2015 Recap: Week Two

09.21.15

An uptick in drama pervaded the Women’s Premier League (WPL) Week 2 matchups, as three games were decided in the final minutes of the match or contained multiple lead changes.
WPL Player of the Week: ORSU’S San Juanita Moreno

WPL Player of the Week: ORSU’S San Juanita Moreno

09.16.15

The opening weekend for the Women’s Premier League (WPL) is always charged with anticipation. The top-8 teams in the country return to the pitch, and a collective eye scans the competition for insight into this year’s title contenders. Meanwhile, teams test their new lineups and strategies against the pace and skill that only the WPL can provide, and aim to set that winning tone for the season to come.
WPL 2015 Recap: Week One

WPL 2015 Recap: Week One

09.14.15

Week 1 of the Women’s Premier League (WPL) saw Glendale and ORSU win in the Blue Conference, while Twin Cities and New York remain undefeated in the Red Conference.
Stolba’s 11 points lead Glendale to WPL Championship

Stolba’s 11 points lead Glendale to WPL Championship

11.09.14

The Glendale Raptors denied Twin Cities a second consecutive Women’s Premiere League title by defeating the Amazons 16-15 and claiming the 2014 USA Rugby WPL National Championship.