WAMBACH SET TO TAKE FIELD WEDNESDAY
Elma, N.Y. (Monday, April 29, 2013) – The Western New York Flash has announced that forward Abby Wambach has been medically cleared to return to play. Wambach suffered a head injury on April 28th in a 1-1 draw with the Washington Spirit.
Wambach missed the Flash’s home opener on Saturday, but will play on Wednesday night when the Western New York host Sky Blue FC at 7:05 p.m. The game will be a rematch of the season opener, which Sky Blue FC won 1-0 on an own goal.
It will also mark Wambach’s first time taking the field in front of her hometown crowd.
The Flash (0-2-1) is still looking for its first win of the season. Tickets are available for Wednesday’s game online or by calling the Sahlen’s Stadium box office at (585) 454-KICK.
About WNY Flash
The Western New York Flash is one of eight teams selected to play in the newly formed National Women’s Soccer League after winning three women’s soccer championship titles in the last three years. Fans can keep up-to-date on the most recent Flash news by following the Flash’s official Twitter account (@WNYFlash) or by liking the team’s Facebook page.
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