Tag Archives: WPSL

Eagles Announce Matchday Roster Against Cleveland

Larissa Najjar | Daniel Herlensky

 Columbus Eagles FC announced its 20-woman matchday roster for Sunday’s away match against Ambassadors Cleveland. Kickoff at Kenston High School is scheduled for 6 p.m. The Eagles sit atop of the Valley division of the WPSL with six points, after wins over Ann Arbor and Cincinnati to start the season. The club returns home […]

Eagles Win By Forfeit in Cincinnati

The Eagles' starting XI before the forfeit at Cincinnati Sirens FC on May 19, 2018 | Ralph Schudel

Columbus Eagles FC won a 3-0 decision on Saturday, as Cincinnati Sirens FC were forced to forfeit. The Sirens, as the home team, were required by league rules to provide an on-site athletic trainer, and they did not.  The teams played roughly 12 minutes before the Eagles’ Larissa Najjar went down with an injury. The […]

Eagles Announce Matchday Roster for Trip to Cincinnati

Hanna Marks makes the Eagles roster for the first time | Ralph Schudel

 Columbus Eagles FC has announced its 19-woman matchday roster for the club’s trip to play Cincinnati Sirens FC on Saturday. Kickoff at West Lakota High School is scheduled for 5 p.m. With inclement weather possible, stay tuned to the club’s social media channels for updates. Columbus started the WPSL season on a high note […]

Eagles Win Season Opener Over Ann Arbor, 2-0

Dani Gunderson breaks through the AAFC Lumberjills defense | Daniel Herlensky

 Columbus Eagles FC started the 2018 WPSL season with a flash. Ryan Reid and Lisa Nouanesengsy scored less than two minutes apart in the second half to lift the Eagles over AAFC Lumberjills, 2-0. The Eagles gain a crucial three points and keep a great home record intact – the club has only lost […]

Eagles Announce Matchday Roster for WPSL Opener Against AAFC Lumberjills

Eagles midfielder Lisa Nouanesengsy | Daniel Herlensky

Columbus Eagles FC has announced its 20-woman matchday roster for its WPSL opener against AAFC Lumberjills (Saturday, 2 p.m., at Otterbein University). The roster includes all four of the team’s 2017 WPSL All-Stars and many names that shined through the team’s preseason this year. Goalkeepers Hannah Sargent and Kassandra Young make their Eagles debuts Saturday, […]

Eagles Kicked Off the Season With a Party at Land-Grant

The 2018 Columbus Eagles at Land-Grant Brewing Company for the season kickoff party.

Columbus Eagles FC’s fifth season is almost here – Saturday at 2 p.m. against Ann Arbor – but the club started the season in style Wednesday night by hosting a kickoff party at Land-Grant Brewing Company in downtown Columbus. Eagles fans packed into the Kickstarter Room at Land-Grant to help the club celebrate the start […]

Eagles to Offer Bus To & From Crew/Fire Match on May 12

After its home WPSL opener on May 12, Columbus Eagles FC are now offering a free bus ride to and from Columbus Crew SC’s home match that night. Eagles membership holders and anyone with a single-match ticket for the Eagles match on May 12 can ride the bus, which will start at Otterbein University’s Memorial […]

Eagles Launch Membership Drive – Includes Free Scarf Promotion

Columbus Eagles FC is excited to announce an 11-day membership drive between May 2 and the start of the WPSL regular season on May 12. In those 10 days, Eagles fans purchasing a season membership at the Friend ($45) or Family ($75) tier will also receive a free Eagles scarf with their order. Those who […]

Eagles to Play in WPSL’s New-Look ‘Valley’ Division

The WPSL Valley division includes nine teams in 2018

Columbus Eagles FC will play in the Valley division of the Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL) in 2018, the club announced Wednesday. The Valley looks quite different than it has in years past. Columbus’s division now includes teams from five states – Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and New York – and has expanded from five […]

Four Eagles Named WPSL All-Stars

A club-record four players were selected as WPSL All Stars, the league office announced. First-year midfield trio Kelly DeNiro, Dani Gunderson, and Lisa Nouanesengsy were named as All Stars, and defender Amber Kern (pictured above) also earned the honors. DeNiro led the Eagles with three goals, while Gunderson and Nouanesengsy each scored twice and combined to […]