Category: Interview

Why You Should or Should Not Be Freaking Out About the Red Stars

Chances are if you follow the Chicago Red Stars and are reading this after watching the last home loss against Kansas City, you’re about FourFive seconds from wildin’. Or if you’re ever the optimist, you’re possibly looking forward to the playoff positioning race. Whichever, here are some words to either […]

No Regrets: How Mexican International Katie Johnson is Impacting the NWSL

After a Week 8 match-up against the Chicago Red Stars and earning her first start, Katie Johnson spoke with Backline Soccer about NWSL draft day, rookie life, and making an impact in the league as a Mexican International and Mexican-American player. During the second round of the annual NWSL draft, […]

Five Questions with Joanna Lohman

There are four women from the DC, Maryland, Virginia area that play for the Washington Spirit. Two of the local players are midfielders, Joanna Lohman and Christine Nairn. The other two are is defenders Ali Krieger and Whitney Church. I was lucky enough to steal a some time with Lohman and had the chance to ask her a few questions. […]

Visibility Matters: An Interview with Crystal Dunn

The Washington Spirit have had quite the year, dominating the 2016 league standings for most of the season. But in recent weeks, the team’s momentum appears to have slowed as the regular season winds down. This week Washington was looking for a victory against Chicago in order to lock up the […]