Championship Day! The Courage Face the Thorns

What a great season out of our North Carolina Courage. From the first game of the season they sat effectively at the top of the standings for the entirety of the NWSL season (although they technically fell to second for a few days when Chicago overtook them in points after the Courage game was postponed… Continue reading Championship Day! The Courage Face the Thorns

Rivalry at Its Finest as Courage Host Red Stars

A Disappointing End to the Season The Courage hosted their final regular season game last weekend in a disheartening loss to the Orlando Pride. The loss marks the sixth consecutive loss to playoff teams by the Courage, dating back to the road loss to Orlando in May. Since then the Courage have lost to Orlando… Continue reading Rivalry at Its Finest as Courage Host Red Stars

The Courage Play Their Last Regular Season Game with Only History on the Line

Victorious in Texas On Wednesday the Courage won their record-tying 16th game of the season in their 4th midweek game of the year. The postponed game from back when Hurricane Harvey had just made landfall in the Houston area was replayed about 2 hours outside of Houston proper in Edinburgh, Texas, and marked one of… Continue reading The Courage Play Their Last Regular Season Game with Only History on the Line

Following the Courage During a FIFA Week

The NWSL is taking a week off to allow its players to cross the globe and play for their home nations. With just two weekends left in the season, the NWSL playoff picture is mostly set. The Courage and Thorns have locked up the #1 and #2 slots in the rankings and are guaranteed home… Continue reading Following the Courage During a FIFA Week

Dash vs Courage Rescheduled for September 27th

On Wednesday, September 27th the Courage will travel to Edinburg, Texas to face off against the Houston Dash in a game that was postponed because of Hurricane Harvey. That postponement has dragged on longer than was initially expected, though, and the game has finally been scheduled for a Wednesday during the final week of the season.… Continue reading Dash vs Courage Rescheduled for September 27th

Courage Officially Clinch a Home Berth While Leading the Race for the Shield

The Courage Clinch a Home Playoff Berth It was a beautiful, even chilly, night in North Carolina as the Courage faced off against the Houston Dash  for the first time this season and in the club’s history. The atmosphere and weather were reminiscent of the first few games that the Courage played at Sahlen’s Stadium… Continue reading Courage Officially Clinch a Home Berth While Leading the Race for the Shield

Carolina is Jeff Skinner’s Team.

  No one on the Carolina Hurricanes deserves the Captaincy more than Jeff Skinner. Critics of “Captain Jeff Skinner” will point to his past tendencies of drawing frustration penalties, playing too emotional, and his inconsistent play. Before 2016 these critics may have had a point. But last year Canes fans saw a different side of… Continue reading Carolina is Jeff Skinner’s Team.