04/16/2014 — SONIA BERMUDEZ JOINS WNY FLASH
The Western New York Flash announced today the signing of Spanish international Sonia Bermudez Tribano, pending the receipt of her P1-Visa and International Transfer Certificate (ITC). Per team and league policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed. Bermudez is the second player to join the Flash via FC Barcelona, joining teammate Vicky Losada in Rochester for the 2014 NWSL season, and is the third Spanish international on the Flash roster. “We’re excited to have S... read more.
04/15/2014 — VICKY NAMED PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Western New York Flash forward Vicky Losada was voted the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) Player of the Week by the media for Week 1 of the 2014 NWSL season. Losada, 23, scored two goals and added an assist in a 3-1 road victory for the Flash over the Washington Spirit on Sunday afternoon at Maureen Hendricks Field at the Maryland SoccerPlex in Boyds, Md. The Terrassa, Spain native scored the Flash’s first goal of the match in the 15th minute – powering a shot from 30-y... read more.
04/15/2014 — FLASH WAIVE KRISTEN MEIER
The Western New York Flash has announced today that it has waived midfielder Kristen Meier. “I want to thank Kristen for all of the hard work she has put in with the Flash,” said Flash general manager and head coach Aaran Lines. “I wish her nothing but success in the future.” Meier was signed by the Flash after playing for Seattle Reign FC during the 2013 season. The Syracuse native did not play in Western New York’s season opener in Washington, but saw time in al... read more.
04/14/2014 — MEDIA ADVISORY: APRIL 14-20
After picking up its first win of the season, the Western New York Flash has announced its training schedule for the week of April 14-20. The Flash will travel to Chicago for an end of the week contest against the Red Stars. The Saturday game will kickoff at 6:45 p.m. ET and will be played at Toyota Park, home the Chicago Fire of the MLS. Please note the following training times are subject to change. Media interested in attending should contact Jackie Maynard to confirm session times. Wher... read more.
04/13/2014 — FLASH OPEN SEASON WITH 3-1 WIN
The Western New York Flash opened up the 2014 National Women’s Soccer League with a 3-1 win over the Washington Spirit on Sunday afternoon. Vicky Losada, who was signed by the Flash entering the 2014 season, had a hand in all three of WNY’s goals, finishing with two goals and an assist on the night. “I thought we performed very well,” said Flash head coach Aaran Lines. “We were determined, organized and we created good opport... read more.
04/12/2014 — GAME 1: FLASH AT SPIRIT
Game Notes | Live Stats | Follow on Twitter | 2014 Flash Roster | Full Flash Schedule After 225 days without a contest, the Western New York Flash will finally return action. The Flash open the 2014 National Women’s Soccer League season on Sunday afternoon, when it travels to face the Washington Spirit at 4 p.m. on Maureen Hendricks Field at the Maryland SoccerPlex. The game will be live-streamed on YouTube and can be watched in the player above. Fan... read more.
04/11/2014 — SEASON KICKOFF CELEBRATION TOUR
With the 2014 Western New York Flash season right around the corner, the club has announced plans for a Season Kickoff Celebration Tour that will be held at three Rochester-area malls. The events will be held during the final weekend in April at the Mall at Greece Ridge, the Marketplace Mall and Eastview Mall. The Flash will kickoff the tour at Greece Ridge on Friday, April 25 with an event from 5-8 p.m. in the State Street wing. The following day, April 26, the Flash will visit Marketplace Mal... read more.
04/09/2014 — 2014 KICKOFF DINNER
The Western New York Flash will be hosting its annual Kickoff Dinner on Wednesday, April 30 at the Italian American Community Center (150 Frank Domino Way, Rochester, NY 14624). Doors for the event will open at 5:45 p.m., with dinner being served at 7 p.m. Tickets to the dinner will be sold as either single seats or tables for eight. A single seat will cost $30 and a table will be $200 ($40 savings). Dinner for the night will include appetizers and salad, roasted potatoes, homemade ... read more.
04/08/2014 — YOUTUBE CONTINUES FOR 2014
The National Women's Soccer League announced today the league will stream every game of the 2014 NWSL regular season on YouTube. The largest global video sharing site, YouTube will allow fans worldwide to follow every moment of action during the 2014 NWSL season. "We are very excited to once again offer fans unfettered access to our games via YouTube for the second consecutive season," NWSL Executive Director Cheryl Bailey said. "YouTube is an incredible platform that allows our fans in Canada,... read more.
04/07/2014 — 2014 ROSTER ANNOUNCED
With 2014 National Women’s Soccer League season set to begin this weekend, the Western New York Flash has announced its 2014 roster. The Flash will again be led by two-time FieldTurf Coach of the Year Aaran Lines, who led the club to three-consecutive championships from 2010-2012 and the inaugural NWSL Shield in 2013. Lines will be assisted by Pedro Martinez Losa and newly-appointed goalkeeper coach Rudy Pompert. Lines and company are coming off of a 2013 season that saw a re... read more.