Sophia Smith on the ball during matchup against Seattle Reign

The Portland Thorns, the NWSL’s hottest team, embrace joy

By Annie Peterson / May 13, 2024

The Portland Thorns, fresh off a five match win streak, look to be hitting their stride after a slow start to the season

Rose Lavelle handles the soccer ball wearing a black Gotham uniform

A look at both ends of the NWSL table, and Rose Lavelle debuts for Gotham

By Annie Peterson / April 29, 2024

A look at intriguing takeaways from the NWSL season so far involving the Current and Reign, and a Q+A with Rose Lavelle

Portland Thorns teammates celebrate with a "Thorns" banner in the backdrop

Thorns finally get a win — Concerning injuries and trade deadline deals

By Annie Peterson / April 22, 2024

The IX: Soccer Monday with Annie Peterson, April 22, 2024

Jaedyn Shaw kicks towards goal

A solar eclipse, and a dramatic start to the SheBelieves Cup

By Annie Peterson / April 8, 2024

The USWNT comes from behind to win its SheBelieves opener, and more headlines from the world of women’s soccer

The San Diego Wave celebrate winning the 2024 Challenge Cup

A takeaway from every NWSL team after opening weekend

By Annie Peterson / March 18, 2024

Annie Peterson analyzes the outcomes of each NWSL game after opening weekend and gives a look-ahead at the season to come

USWNT celebrates after winning the first ever Concacaf W Gold Cup

Soccer Monday: USWNT wins the first Concacaf W Gold Cup trophy

By Annie Peterson / March 11, 2024

The USWNT won the first ever Concacaf W Gold Cup Trophy. Annie Peterson breaks down the win an what it took to make it happen

Mexico forward Mayra Pelayo celebrates with her teammates

Shocking loss to Mexico, but all is certainly not lost at the Gold Cup

By Annie Peterson / March 4, 2024

The IX: Soccer Monday with Annie N. Peterson, March 4, 2024

Bay FC co-founders pose for a photo with a team jersey at the club's inaugural kit announcement. Beattie

NWSL preseason tour continues with Bay FC — Interview with Jen Beattie

By Annie Peterson / February 5, 2024

The IX: Soccer Monday with Annie M. Peterson, Feb. 5, 2024

A look at the Thorns and a chance for reboot after last season’s finish

By Annie Peterson / January 29, 2024

The IX: Soccer Monday with Annie M. Peterson, Jan. 29, 2024

Croix Bethune drafted by the Spirit — Signing and roster movement updates

By Annie Peterson / January 22, 2024

The IX: Soccer Monday with Annie M. Peterson, Jan. 22, 2024