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Eagles Named WPSL’s ‘Social Media Team of the Year’

The Eagles are the 2018 WPSL "Social Media Team of the Year"

Columbus Eagles FC was named the “Social Media Team of the Year” by the WPSL on Friday for the club’s work across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.  The Eagles won six total social media awards, including “Best Team Video Features,” “Best Player Video Features,” “Best Real-Time Game Coverage,” “Best Facebook Page,” and “Best Instagram Page.” […]

Video: Damante’s Opening Goal From Steel City Win

Samantha Damante scored her first goal as an Eagle on July 8, 2018 against Pittsburgh | Daniel Herlensky

 Columbus Eagles FC midfielder Samantha Damante scored her first goal as an Eagle in Sunday’s 2-1 win over Steel City FC. Damante’s goal came in the 47th minute at the end of a great attacking move by Columbus, full of one-touch passes.  Dani Gunderson got the assist for the Eagles, which finished the road […]

Summer Bourcier: A Day in the Life of an Eagle

 Columbus Eagles FC defender and midfielder Summer Bourcier takes you through a day in her life as a working professional and a soccer player for the club. Summer is an assistant coach at Ohio Dominican University – where the Panthers just had one of their best fall seasons in school history – and is […]

Sargent’s Huge Save Preserves Eagles’ Draw

Columbus goalkeeper Hannah Sargent | Daniel Herlensky

With the game tied late on June 10 against FC Pride, Hannah Sargent made a huge save to preserve the draw and earn the Eagles a crucial point. The Western Michigan University goalkeeper has been huge for Columbus so far during this WPSL season. The Eagles return home Saturday, June 16, to play Empire United. […]

Talking With Preston, Seiffert After Motor City Loss

Eagles defender Adison Preston | Daniel Herlensky

Columbus Eagles FC reporter Tayla Davis talked to defender Adison Preston and head coach Daniel Seiffert after the club lost to Motor City FC 1-0 on June 3. Madison Alexander scored the game’s lone goal in a performance that both Preston and Seiffert called one of the best of the Eagles’ season so far. The […]

Video: Eagles Get 3 Second-Half Goals to Earn Draw

Eagles defender Kate Prewitt | Ken Tishenkel

The Eagles earned a great result Sunday in Cleveland, scoring three goals in the second half to come back from a 3-0 halftime deficit to get a point against the Ambassadors. Both teams remain unbeaten in the WPSL, and Columbus stays atop the Valley division on seven points from a possible nine.  In the 50th […]

Post-Match Interview With Erin Brockway

 Eagles’ forward Erin Brockway scored the tying goal in Sunday’s thrilling 3-3 draw between Columbus and Ambassadors Cleveland. The goal was her first for the club since June 2017 when she scored the match winner in the Eagles’ win over Cincinnati. Brockway’s been out of the lineup since early 2018 with a wrist injury […]

Player Bios: Monique Hanayik

Monique Hanayik | Photographed by Julie Jackson

 Monique Hanayik, a Sidney, Ohio, defender who played her college soccer at Capital University in Columbus, returns to Columbus Eagles FC for 2018. Hanayik had a solid season in 2017, starting the majority of Columbus’s matches in central defense. She helped lead the Eagles to their best-ever defensive season, where the club set a […]

MacLeod Talks About Sunday’s Match in Cleveland

Rachel MacLeod crosses one in against Ohio Dominican on April 22, 2018 | Daniel Herlensky

 After the club trained at Capital University on Thursday night, Eagles’ forward Rachel MacLeod talked with club reporter Tayla Davis about the club’s upcoming match. Columbus travels north on Sunday evening to play Cleveland Ambassadors in a big WPSL match in the Valley division. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. at Kenston High School, […]