North Carolina Courage NC

2‑1‑3 , 1‑0‑3 Home

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Final
Sat, May 4

Sky Blue FCNJ

0‑5‑2 , 0‑2‑1 Away

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Sahlen's Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park

Cary, North Carolina

Attendance: 5,039

Mathias save keeps the Courage unbeaten as North Carolina and Sky Blue FC draw

The Courage are now 2-0-2 with 8 points

The Courage and Sky Blue FC played to a 0-0 draw in Week 4. (Photo credit: Andy Mead/isiphotos.com)

North Carolina Courage 0  | Sky Blue FC 0
  • The North Carolina Courage and Sky Blue FC played to a 0-0 draw on Saturday night. The game was stopped in the second half and later resumed after a weather delay of over 90 minutes.
  • The Courage are now 2-0-2 with 8 points, and still have not lost a match since the loss to Utah Royals FC last June. They are second in the standings behind Utah. Sky Blue FC are now 0-2-2 with 2 points.
  • Courage defender Merritt Mathias made a game-saving clearance off the line in the 90th minute to stop what would’ve been a goal for Sky Blue FC.
  • Courage goalkeeper Stephanie Labbé made two saves and Sky Blue FC goalkeeper Kailen Sheridan make three saves to pick up clean sheets.

 

Key Plays

 

 

North Carolina Courage

1

Stephanie Labbe

Goalkeeper
15

Jaelene Hinkle

Defender
6

Abby Erceg

Defender
3

Kaleigh Kurtz

Defender
11

Merritt Mathias

Defender
8

Denise O'Sullivan

Midfielder
7

McCall Zerboni

Midfielder
  86'
23

Kristen Hamilton

Midfielder
  85'
10

Debinha

Midfielder
16

Julia Spetsmark

Striker
  53'
9

Lynn Williams

Striker

substitutes

4

Elizabeth Eddy

Substitute
38

Samantha Leshnak

Substitute
17

Heather O'Reilly

Substitute
  85'
12

Leah Pruitt

Substitute
  53'
21

Cari Roccaro

Substitute
25

Meredith Speck

Substitute
20

Ryan Williams

Substitute

manager

 

Paul Riley

Manager

Sky Blue FC

1

Kailen Sheridan

Goalkeeper
3

Caprice Dydasco

Defender
24

Estelle Johnson

Defender
8

Erica Skroski

Defender
4

Paige Monaghan

Defender
  34'
5

Julie James

Defensive Midfielder
28

Imani Dorsey

Midfielder
16

Sarah Killion

Midfielder
11

Raquel Rodriguez

Midfielder
9

Nahomi Kawasumi

Midfielder
7

Jennifer Hoy

Striker
  52'

substitutes

13

DiDi Haracic

Substitute
21

Savannah McCaskill

Substitute
  52'
2

McKenzie Meehan

Substitute
20

Francisca Gabriela Morais da Rocha

Substitute
29

Amandine Pierre-Louis

Substitute
14

Kenie Wright

Substitute

manager

 

Denise Reddy

Manager

END 14

Match ends, North Carolina Courage 0, Sky Blue 0.

90'+3'

END 2

Second Half ends, North Carolina Courage 0, Sky Blue 0.

90'+2'

FREE KICK WON

Abby Erceg (North Carolina Courage) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

90'+2'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue).

90'

MISS

Attempt missed. Sarah Killion (Sky Blue) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

90'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is blocked. Assisted by Savannah McCaskill.

89'

MISS

Attempt missed. Debinha (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by McCall Zerboni.

86'

YELLOW CARD

McCall Zerboni (North Carolina Courage) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

86'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by McCall Zerboni (North Carolina Courage).

86'

FREE KICK WON

Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

85'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, North Carolina Courage. Heather O'Reilly replaces Kristen Hamilton.

83'

FREE KICK WON

Merritt Mathias (North Carolina Courage) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

83'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue).

81'

MISS

Attempt missed. Merritt Mathias (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

80'

FREE KICK LOST

Hand ball by Julie James (Sky Blue).

79'

MISS

Attempt missed. Debinha (North Carolina Courage) left footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left.

77'

MISS

Attempt missed. Leah Pruitt (North Carolina Courage) header from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Debinha with a cross.

73'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Estelle Johnson.

73'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Kristen Hamilton (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Jaelene Hinkle.

73'

MISS

Attempt missed. Leah Pruitt (North Carolina Courage) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Debinha.

72'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Caprice Dydasco.

69'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. McCall Zerboni (North Carolina Courage) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

69'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Lynn Williams (North Carolina Courage) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

67'

MISS

Attempt missed. Leah Pruitt (North Carolina Courage) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left following a corner.

67'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Kailen Sheridan.

66'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Kailen Sheridan.

66'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Kristen Hamilton (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Denise O'Sullivan.

66'

FREE KICK WON

Debinha (North Carolina Courage) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

66'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Julie James (Sky Blue).

65'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Sarah Killion.

64'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by McCall Zerboni (North Carolina Courage).

64'

FREE KICK WON

Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

64'

MISS

Attempt missed. Debinha (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Merritt Mathias following a corner.

63'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Estelle Johnson.

62'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Estelle Johnson.

62'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Imani Dorsey.

62'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Imani Dorsey.

61'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Caprice Dydasco.

59'

MISS

Attempt missed. Debinha (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high. Assisted by Lynn Williams.

58'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Kristen Hamilton (North Carolina Courage).

58'

FREE KICK WON

Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

53'

START DELAY

Delay in match (North Carolina Courage).

53'

END DELAY

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

53'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, North Carolina Courage. Leah Pruitt replaces Julia Spetsmark.

53'

OFFSIDE

Offside, North Carolina Courage. Jaelene Hinkle tries a through ball, but Julia Spetsmark is caught offside.

52'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Sky Blue. Savannah McCaskill replaces Jennifer Hoy.

52'

FREE KICK WON

Merritt Mathias (North Carolina Courage) wins a free kick on the right wing.

52'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue).

49'

CORNER

Corner, Sky Blue. Conceded by Merritt Mathias.

49'

CORNER

Corner, Sky Blue. Conceded by Abby Erceg.

48'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Kristen Hamilton (North Carolina Courage).

48'

FREE KICK WON

Sarah Killion (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

46'

OFFSIDE

Offside, North Carolina Courage. Debinha tries a through ball, but Lynn Williams is caught offside.

START

Second Half begins North Carolina Courage 0, Sky Blue 0.

45'+1'

END 1

First Half ends, North Carolina Courage 0, Sky Blue 0.

43'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Caprice Dydasco.

42'

FREE KICK WON

Denise O'Sullivan (North Carolina Courage) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

42'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Paige Monaghan (Sky Blue).

39'

MISS

Attempt missed. Kristen Hamilton (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Lynn Williams.

38'

OFFSIDE

Offside, North Carolina Courage. Jaelene Hinkle tries a through ball, but Lynn Williams is caught offside.

37'

MISS

Attempt missed. Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Sarah Killion.

35'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Kristen Hamilton (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Julia Spetsmark.

34'

YELLOW CARD

Paige Monaghan (Sky Blue) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

33'

POST

Debinha (North Carolina Courage) hits the left post with a left footed shot from the centre of the box.

33'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Nahomi Kawasumi.

33'

MISS

Attempt missed. Julia Spetsmark (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Lynn Williams.

33'

CORNER

Corner, Sky Blue. Conceded by Kaleigh Kurtz.

31'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Lynn Williams (North Carolina Courage) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Merritt Mathias.

29'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Erica Skroski.

27'

MISS

Attempt missed. Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left is just a bit too high. Assisted by Sarah Killion.

26'

MISS

Attempt missed. Lynn Williams (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by McCall Zerboni.

25'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Debinha (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

25'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Estelle Johnson.

25'

MISS

Attempt missed. Julia Spetsmark (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Merritt Mathias.

24'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Denise O'Sullivan (North Carolina Courage).

24'

FREE KICK WON

Nahomi Kawasumi (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

23'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Denise O'Sullivan (North Carolina Courage).

23'

FREE KICK WON

Raquel Rodríguez (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

22'

FREE KICK LOST

Hand ball by Kristen Hamilton (North Carolina Courage).

20'

MISS

Attempt missed. Julia Spetsmark (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right.

19'

POST

Lynn Williams (North Carolina Courage) hits the left post with a left footed shot from the centre of the box. Assisted by Kristen Hamilton with a through ball.

19'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by McCall Zerboni (North Carolina Courage).

19'

FREE KICK WON

Raquel Rodríguez (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

18'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Estelle Johnson (Sky Blue) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

17'

CORNER

Corner, Sky Blue. Conceded by Abby Erceg.

17'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Julie James.

16'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Julia Spetsmark (North Carolina Courage).

16'

FREE KICK WON

Nahomi Kawasumi (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

15'

MISS

Attempt missed. Kaleigh Kurtz (North Carolina Courage) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Lynn Williams with a cross following a corner.

15'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Estelle Johnson.

15'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Lynn Williams (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Julia Spetsmark.

12'

MISS

Attempt missed. Kristen Hamilton (North Carolina Courage) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left following a set piece situation.

11'

FREE KICK WON

Debinha (North Carolina Courage) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

11'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Paige Monaghan (Sky Blue).

10'

CORNER

Corner, North Carolina Courage. Conceded by Caprice Dydasco.

7'

MISS

Attempt missed. Lynn Williams (North Carolina Courage) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

7'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Debinha (North Carolina Courage) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

5'

FREE KICK WON

Debinha (North Carolina Courage) wins a free kick on the right wing.

5'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue).

3'

CORNER

Corner, Sky Blue. Conceded by Stephanie Labbé.

3'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Caprice Dydasco.

1'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Debinha (North Carolina Courage) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by McCall Zerboni.

START

First Half begins.

 

LINEUP

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

NC
KO HT FT 90+
52
McCaskill 21
Hoy 7
53
Pruitt 12
Spetsmark 16
85
O'Reilly 17
Hamilton 23
34
yellow card

Paige Monaghan 4

86
yellow card

McCall Zerboni 7

NJ

Goals & Assists

NONE

Disciplinary

34′ Sky Blue FC
Paige Monaghan
86′ North Carolina Courage
McCall Zerboni

Substitutions

52′ Sky Blue FC
  Savannah McCaskill
  Jennifer Hoy
53′ North Carolina Courage
  Leah Pruitt
  Julia Spetsmark
85′ North Carolina Courage
  Heather O'Reilly
  Kristen Hamilton


NC

Match Statistics


NJ

28
Shots
8
3
Shots On Goal
3
7
Shots Blocked
2
15
Corners
5
32
Crosses
10
3
Offsides
0
9
Fouls
8
1
Yellow Cards
1
0
Red Cards
0
472
Total Passes
350
78.0%
Passing Accuracy
64.9%
58.3%
Possession
41.7%
49
Duels Won
53
11
Tackles Won
12
2
Saves
3
10
Clearances
47

Player Statistics

  • #
  • p
  • player
  • MINS
  • G
  • A
  • S
  • SOG
  • CK
  • OFF
  • FC
  • FS
15 D Jaelene Hinkle 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 D Abby Erceg 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
3 D Kaleigh Kurtz 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
11 D Merritt Mathias 90 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 2
8 M Denise O'Sullivan 90 0 0 0 0 6 0 2 1
7 M McCall Zerboni 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
23 M Kristen Hamilton 85 0 0 5 2 0 0 3 0
10 M Debinha 90 0 0 8 0 4 0 0 3
16 F Julia Spetsmark 53 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 0
9 F Lynn Williams 90 0 0 6 1 1 2 0 0
4 S Elizabeth Eddy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
38 S Samantha Leshnak 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 S Heather O'Reilly 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 S Leah Pruitt 37 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
21 S Cari Roccaro 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 S Meredith Speck 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 S Ryan Williams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Goalkeepers

  • #
  • p
  • player
  • MINS
  • GA
  • SF
  • SV
  • PF
  • PS
  • FC
  • FS
1 G Stephanie Labbe 90 0 8 2 0 0 0 0
3 D Caprice Dydasco 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 D Estelle Johnson 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
8 D Erica Skroski 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 D Paige Monaghan 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
5 DM Julie James 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
28 M Imani Dorsey 90 0 0 5 2 0 0 3 2
16 M Sarah Killion 90 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 1
11 M Raquel Rodriguez 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
9 M Nahomi Kawasumi 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
7 F Jennifer Hoy 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 S DiDi Haracic 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 S Savannah McCaskill 38 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1
2 S McKenzie Meehan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 S Francisca Gabriela Morais da Rocha 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
29 S Amandine Pierre-Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 S Kenie Wright 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Goalkeepers

  • #
  • p
  • player
  • MINS
  • GA
  • SF
  • SV
  • PF
  • PS
  • FC
  • FS
1 G Kailen Sheridan 90 0 28 3 0 0 0 0

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