jo lohman

the Dash top the league, WNY and SBFC beat FCKC and Seattle, Jo Lohman scored the game winning goal over Boston with a bicycle kick, Alyssa Naeher and Hope Solo both got scored on at least twice, Heather O’Reilly got a yellow card and missed a PK, Becky Sauerbrunn gave up the game winning PK with a hand ball, two Dash rookies scored, four yellow cards have been given out…. 

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Opening Weekend NWSL Goals

1. Jo Lohman (Washington Spirit) (assist: Crystal Dunn) 

2. Christen Press (Chicago Red Stars) (unassisted) 

3. Rachel Daly (Houston Dash) (unassisted)

4. Carli Lloyd (Houston Dash) (assist: Rachel Daly) 

5. Janinine Beckie (Houston Dash) (assist: Kealia Ohai) 

6. Samantha Mewis (Western New York Flash) (PK)

7. Tasha Kai (Sky Blue FC) (assist: Kelley O’Hara)

8. Merritt Mathias (Seattle Reign FC) (assist: Jess Fishlock) 

9. Kelley Conheeney (Sky Blue FC) (assist: Taylor Lytle) 

10. Steph Catley (Orlando Pride)* (unassisted)  

11. Dagny Brynsjrsdottir (Portland Thorns) (assist: Tobin Heath) 

12. Lindsey Horan (Portland Thorns) (assist: Tobin Heath) 

*first goal in franchise history 

Note: Currently, Tobin Heath leads the league in assists with 2. Dash Rookie Rachel Daly leads in points with one goal and one assist. The only Keepers to keep clean sheets this opening weekend were Stephanie Labbe (Washington Spirit) and Sabrina D’Angelo (Western New York Flash). The Dash were the only team to beat their opponent by more than one goal, defeating the Chicago Red Stars 3-1 and placing them atop the league.