After opening the season with four wins and a draw, the Washington Spirit finally met their match in game six against the formidable Portland Thorns, falling 4-1 in the Rose City. After a well-earned win against the Orlando Pride before almost 6,000 fans, their second loss of the season came in the ninth game, falling to Sky Blue FC, 2-1. The Spirit now find themselves in fourth place to the high-flying Portland..but with two games in hand.
The Spirit's next three home contests will be against FC Kansas City on Saturday, July 2; against the second place Chicago Red Stars on Saturday July 9; and another match against Sky Blue FC on Saturday July 30. Now, as a "thank-you" to BRYC for our support this season, the Spirit are offering BRYC families a $5 discount off the regular purchase price of individual tickets, grandstand or reserved seating, for advance ticket purchases to any of the three matches in July. Simply go to this special Sprit ticket site and enter the discount bode "BRYC-JULY" before checkout to have the discount subtracted from your purchase price.
The more than 100 BRYC members who have already taken in a game this season, especially those lucky enough to have gotten to the sold-out match against Orlando, would all tell you what a great experience it was. Why not get together withh some of your soccer playing friendsand neighbors and take in one of the three games in July. The Spirit have no home games in August because of the Olympics and only two more home games (one of them on a school night) in September before the season ends. Catch the Spirit!.