Category Archives: Match Recaps

Cleveland’s Late Goal Stuns Columbus

Matt Ogden talks to the Eagles before the club's 2-1 loss to Cleveland on July 2, 2019.

Sandra Yu’s 91st-minute goal – her third against Columbus this season – proved to be the winner as Cleveland Ambassadors beat Columbus Eagles FC 2-1 on Tuesday night at Nordonia High School. The loss drops the Eagles to 3-2-4 (11 points) for the season and keeps the club in fourth place in the Ohio Valley […]

Eagles Cruise Past Ann Arbor Behind Two Costner Goals

Madison Costner's two goals were enough to help the Eagles past Ann Arbor on June 30, 2019. |Daniel Herlensky

Ashley Gogolin opened the scoring and Madison Costner added two of her own to help Columbus Eagles FC over AAFC Lumberjills, 3-0, on Sunday evening. The win is the first for the Eagles (3-2-3, 11 points) since May 25, and helps the club keep pace with third-place Cincinnati Sirens FC. Motor City FC has already […]

Milesky’s Goal Earns Eagles a Draw With Dayton

Alivia MIlesky scored for the Eagles on June 22, 2019

Alivia Milesky’s second-half goal helped Columbus Eagles FC earn a 1-1 draw with Dayton Dutch Lions on Saturday. The Eagles stay fourth in the Ohio Valley division of the WPSL with three matches remaining, and they’re officially eliminated from division title contention. Detroit (7-1-0, 22 points) clinched the division championship with their 3-0 win over […]

Costner’s First Eagles Goal Helps Columbus Earn Draw Against Detroit

Madison Costner (center) celebrates her goal against Motor City FC on June 16, 2019. | Daniel Herlensky

Madison Costner’s 35th minute goal – her first as an Eagle – helped Columbus earn a vital 1-1 draw with Motor City FC on Sunday. The Eagles are the first team to take points from Detroit – the division leaders entered the match 5-0-0 with a plus-17 goal differential. Motor City took the lead in the […]

After Strong Start, Eagles Fall to Cleveland

Micaela Powers and the Eagles fell to Cleveland on June 9, 2019 | Daniel Herlensky

Columbus Eagles FC flew out of the gates Sunday to take an early lead, but Cleveland Ambassadors stormed back and took all three points in a 5-1 win. The loss is the Eagles’ second in a row, and drops them to fourth in the Ohio Valley division of the WPSL. Next up for the Eagles […]

Eagles Set Records in Win at Dayton

Columbus beat Dayton 6-1 in the biggest win in club history on Saturday, May 25.

Columbus Eagles FC blitzed Dayton Dutch Lions on Saturday to the tune of six goals and a 6-1 win, the largest win in club history. With the win, the Eagles earn a vital three points and move to the top of the Ohio Valley division of the WPSL. Columbus came out firing on all cylinders […]

Eagles Fall to Cincinnati in WPSL Home Opener, 3-2

Eagles captain Ashley Gogolin | Ken Tishenkel

Columbus Eagles FC led twice in Sunday’s home opener, but Cincinnati Sirens FC stormed back to win 3-2 and move to the top of the WPSL’s Ohio Valley division. The Eagles fall to 1-0-1 (3 points) and sit in fourth place in the division. Cincinnati (1-1-0, 4 points) climbs to a joint-top position, tied on […]

Eagles Go North, Get Shutout Win Over AAFC Lumberjills

Eagles' head coach Matt Ogden got his first win as Columbus head coach on May 11, 2019 at AAFC Lumberjills.

Alivia Milesky’s 32nd-minute goal was the difference as Columbus Eagles FC started its 2019 WPSL campaign on the winning foot Saturday night. The Eagles beat AAFC Lumberjills 1-0 in Ann Arbor and got three vital points to top the Ohio Valley table. Next up for the Eagles is the club’s home WPSL opener on Sunday, […]

Asheville City Scores Late to Beat Columbus in Preseason Finale

Eagles' keeper Hannah Sargent plays a goal kick in the Eagles' 2-1 loss to Asheville City SC on April 26, 2019.

Asheville City SC’s Abbie Brown scored in the third minute of second half stoppage time Friday night to give the hosts a 2-1 win over Columbus Eagles FC. The match served as the final preseason preseason match for Columbus before starting WPSL play at Ann Arbor on May 11. Asheville got off to a strong […]

Columbus Beats Otterbein, 5-0, in Home Preseason Finale

Brooklyn Pritt (left) celebrates her first goal against Otterbein University on April 14, 2019. The Eagles won 5-0. | Daniel Herlensky

It took a few weeks to shake off the offseason rust, but Columbus Eagles FC finished its home preseason slate with a win. The Eagles beat Otterbein 5-0 on Sunday evening. Brooklyn Pritt got the Eagles on the board in the 15th minute, assisted by Lisa Nouanesengsy. It was Pritt’s first goal as an Eagle […]