Aug 31, 2013
Portland Thorns Win NWSL Final: 6 Thoughts from the Inaugural Season
With the Portland Thorns defeating the Western New York Flash 2-0 in the NWSL final on Saturday night, the inaugural season of the National Women's Soccer League is done and dusted.
Soccer: Former CU Buffs' star Nikki Marshall on brink of another championship
But what the former Skyline and University of Colorado soccer star wants to accomplish, she wants with a brand new set of teammates.
Sinclair set to clash with Wambach in first NWSL final
Sinclair will lead her Portland Thorns squad against American icon Abby Wambach's host Western New York Flash in the first National Women's Soccer League final in Rochester, N.Y. "At the beginning of the year, this was our goal," said Sinclair of reaching the championship game.
West Linn Tidings
Thorns hope to kick aside questions
From the moment the inaugural National Women's Soccer League season began, anything less than a championship has been looked at as a failure by many fans and players.
South County Spotlight
Tobin Heath looks to give Thorns what they need
When it was announced that midfielder Tobin Heath would be training with the Portland Thorns FC for the first time this season, you could almost hear the collective groan from the other seven National Women's Soccer League clubs.