Wambach remains on fire for Flash

[NWSL SCHEDULE: Week 8] Abby Wambach continued her hot streak as Australian Samantha Kerr and she each had a goal and an assist to lead the Western New York Flash to a 3-0 win at first-place Sky Blue FC before 2,056 fans Saturday night. Sky Blue FC came into the game with a five-game winning streak. Both its losses have come to the Flash.

The game was the third in seven days for Wambach, whose six goals are tied for the NWSL lead with Alex Morgan. She had two assists in the USA's 3-0 win over Canada in Toronto and had a goal in the Flash's 2-2 tie at Boston on Wednesday.

Carli Lloyd added her first NWSL goal of the year in the 45th minute for Flash, which is unbeaten in four games.

NWSL RESULTS, Week 9
Saturday, June 8
Sky Blue FC 0 Western NY 3

Thursday, June 6
Portland 4 FC Kansas City 3

Wednesday, June 5
Boston 2 Western NY 2

NWSL SCHEDULE, Week 9
Sunday, June 9
Chicago vs. Boston
Seattle vs. FC Kansas City

NWSL STANDINGS
PTS TEAM W-L-T +/-
22 Sky Blue FC 7-2-1 17/8
19 Portland 6-2-1 12/6
14 Western NY 4-2-2 13/9
12 Boston 3-2-3 14/13
10 FC Kansas City 3-2-1 7/4
6 Washington 1-4-3 9/14
5 Chicago 1-4-2 6/12
1 Seattle 0-7-1 4/16

NWSL SCHEDULE, Week 10
Thursday, June 13
Chicago vs. FC Kansas City
Saturday, June 15
Washington vs. Western NY
Sunday, June 16
Portland vs. Seattle
FC Kansas City vs. Chicago
Boston vs. Sky Blue FC

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