No pain, no gain!
Boston Breakers vs Washington Spirit (1-1)
Sydney Leroux (Libby Guess) pushed it until the Breakers equalized in the 91st minute.
Tiffany McCarty (Ingrid Wells) scored in the 15th minute.
Cat Whitehill sang Washington’s defense (which includes Robyn Gayle) praises “Ashlyn played a great game and their defense played great.”
Washington: Ashlyn Harris, Kika Toulouse, Robyn Gayle, Ali Krieger, Lori Lindsey, Diana Matheson, Julia Roberts, Ingrid Wells (Domenica Hodak 80’), Tori Huster, Tiffany McCarty (Caroline Miller 85’), Stephanie Ochs
Subs not used: Jasmyne Spencer, Chantel Jones, Teresa Worbis, Candace Chapman, Colleen Williams
Boston: Ashley Phillips, Jo Dragotta (Lisa-Marie Woods 86’), Cat Whitehill, Kia McNeill, Rhian Wilkinson, Heather O’Reilly, Joanna Lohman, Kyah Simon (Libby Guess 75’), Katie Schoepfer, Lianne Sanderson, Sydney Leroux
Subs not used: Cecilia Santiago, Mariah Noguiera, Adriana Leon, Kate Howarth, Julie King
“The crowd was amazing,” Leroux said. “I’m happy that we made it exciting. Hopefully we don’t make it that exciting next time!”