The Western New York Flash will get the chance to make it four championships in a row in four different leagues as it will host will the
Portland Thorns FC Saturday in the NWSL final.
The Flash beat Sky Blue FC, 2-0, on a pair of Carli Lloyd
to move into the NWSL final, where it will get the chance to make it four championships in a row in four different leagues after titles in the W-League (2010), WPS (2011) and WPSL Elite
Lloyd scored on a header off a cross from defender Katherine Reynolds
in the first half and iced the victory in stoppage time after she was
put through by Abby Wambach
The NWSL championship game will be nationally televised on FOX Sports 2,
while also being available on FOXSoccer2Go, on Saturday at 5 p.m. ET. Aug. 24 in Rochester, N.Y. Western New
York 2 Sky Blue FC.
Goals: Lloyd (Reynolds) 33, Lloyd 93+. Western New York --
Franch, Reynolds, Salem, Barczuk, Taylor, Johnson, , Lloyd,
Huffman, Kerr (Zerboni 79), Martin (Wells 72), Wambach. Sky Blue FC --
Cameron, Johnson, Makoski, Freels, Nick, Lisonbee-Cutshall, Goodson, Cameron,
Ocampo (Adams 62), Schmidt (Lytle 55), DeVanna. Referee:
Katja Koroleva. Att.: