Sky Blue FC NJ

0‑5‑2 , 0‑3‑1 Home

2
Final
Sat, May 11

Washington SpiritWAS

3‑1‑1 , 1‑1‑0 Away

3

Yurcak Field

Piscataway, New Jersey

Attendance: 1,330

Spirit pick up 3-2 win over Sky Blue FC

Cheyna Matthews scored twice in the win

Washington Spirit forward Cheyna Matthews celebrates her second goal of the game. (Photo credit: Howard Smith/isiphotos.com)

Sky Blue FC 2 | Washington Spirit 3

 

  • The Washington Spirit beat Sky Blue FC 3-2 at Yurcak Field on Saturday afternoon. The Spirit are now 2-1-1 (7 points) on the season. Sky Blue FC dropped to 0-3-2 with 2 points.
  • Cheyna Matthews scored her first two goals of the season in the win, and her first goals since 2017 after missing all of 2018 due to the birth of her son.
  • Spirit rookie Jordan DiBiasi scored her first professional goal.
  • Sky Blue FC got goals from Raquel Rodriguez and Imani Dorsey in the loss.

 

Key Plays

Sky Blue FC

13

DiDi Haracic

Goalkeeper
3

Caprice Dydasco

Defender
17

Dominique Richardson

Defender
8

Erica Skroski

Defender
4

Paige Monaghan

Defender
5

Julie James

Defensive Midfielder
  76'
28

Imani Dorsey

Midfielder
  80'
16

Sarah Killion

Midfielder
11

Raquel Rodriguez

Midfielder
  32'
9

Nahomi Kawasumi

Midfielder
  73'
21

Savannah McCaskill

Striker
  86'

substitutes

18

Sabrina Flores

Substitute
7

Jennifer Hoy

Substitute
15

Kaylan Marckese

Substitute
2

McKenzie Meehan

Substitute
  86'
20

Francisca Gabriela Morais da Rocha

Substitute
  76'
29

Amandine Pierre-Louis

Substitute
  73'
14

Kenie Wright

Substitute

manager

 

Denise Reddy

Manager

Washington Spirit

1

Aubrey Bledsoe

Goalkeeper
7

Amy Harrison

Defender
  84'
3

Samantha Staab

Defender
14

Paige Nielsen

Defender
  54'
23

Tori Huster

Defender
  46'
4

Jordan DiBiasi

Midfielder
  55'
8

Meggie Dougherty Howard

Midfielder
  27'
12

Andi Sullivan

Midfielder
20

Cheyna Matthews

Striker
  22', 68'
6

Chloe Logarzo

Striker
  66'
33

Ashley Hatch

Striker

substitutes

19

Dorian Bailey

Substitute
  46'
5

Megan Crosson

Substitute
17

Cali Farquharson

Substitute
  66'
24

Carlin Hudson

Substitute
  84'
16

Tiffany McCarty

Substitute
2

Arielle Ship

Substitute
30

Shae Yanez

Substitute

manager

 

Richie Burke

Manager

END 14

Match ends, Sky Blue 2, Washington Spirit 3.

90'+3'

END 2

Second Half ends, Sky Blue 2, Washington Spirit 3.

87'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Ashley Hatch (Washington Spirit) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Dorian Bailey with a cross.

86'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Sky Blue. McKenzie Meehan replaces Savannah McCaskill.

85'

FREE KICK WON

Ashley Hatch (Washington Spirit) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

85'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Caprice Dydasco (Sky Blue).

84'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Washington Spirit. Carlin Hudson replaces Amy Harrison.

82'

FREE KICK LOST

Hand ball by Ashley Hatch (Washington Spirit).

82'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Ashley Hatch (Washington Spirit) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Cheyna Matthews with a through ball.

81'

FREE KICK WON

Ashley Hatch (Washington Spirit) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

81'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue).

80'

GOAL

Goal! Sky Blue 2, Washington Spirit 3. Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Amandine Pierre-Louis with a cross.

76'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Sky Blue. Gabi replaces Julie James.

75'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Ashley Hatch (Washington Spirit).

75'

FREE KICK WON

Paige Monaghan (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

74'

POST

Sarah Killion (Sky Blue) hits the bar with a right footed shot from the centre of the box. Assisted by Julie James.

73'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Sky Blue. Amandine Pierre-Louis replaces Nahomi Kawasumi.

72'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Sky Blue. Caprice Dydasco tries a through ball, but Savannah McCaskill is caught offside.

70'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Washington Spirit. Cali Farquharson tries a through ball, but Ashley Hatch is caught offside.

68'

GOAL

Goal! Sky Blue 1, Washington Spirit 3. Cheyna Matthews (Washington Spirit) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Cali Farquharson with a through ball.

66'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Washington Spirit. Cali Farquharson replaces Chloe Logarzo.

65'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Sky Blue. Julie James tries a through ball, but Imani Dorsey is caught offside.

63'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Ashley Hatch (Washington Spirit).

63'

FREE KICK WON

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

62'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Cheyna Matthews (Washington Spirit) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ashley Hatch.

59'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Andi Sullivan (Washington Spirit).

59'

FREE KICK WON

Caprice Dydasco (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

58'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Meggie Dougherty Howard (Washington Spirit).

58'

FREE KICK WON

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

55'

GOAL

Goal! Sky Blue 1, Washington Spirit 2. Jordan Di Biasi (Washington Spirit) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Amy Harrison.

55'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Raquel Rodríguez (Sky Blue) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

54'

YELLOW CARD

Paige Nielsen (Washington Spirit) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

54'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Paige Nielsen (Washington Spirit).

54'

FREE KICK WON

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

53'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Sky Blue. Julie James tries a through ball, but Sarah Killion is caught offside.

53'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Raquel Rodríguez (Sky Blue) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

51'

MISS

Attempt missed. Dominique Richardson (Sky Blue) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left following a set piece situation.

51'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Amy Harrison (Washington Spirit).

51'

FREE KICK WON

Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue) wins a free kick on the right wing.

50'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Meggie Dougherty Howard (Washington Spirit) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Andi Sullivan.

46'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Jordan Di Biasi (Washington Spirit).

46'

FREE KICK WON

Paige Monaghan (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

START

Second Half begins Sky Blue 1, Washington Spirit 1.

45'

SUBSTITUTION

Substitution, Washington Spirit. Dorian Bailey replaces Tori Huster.

45'+2'

END 1

First Half ends, Sky Blue 1, Washington Spirit 1.

45'+1'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Meggie Dougherty Howard (Washington Spirit).

45'+1'

FREE KICK WON

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

45'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Sky Blue. Caprice Dydasco tries a through ball, but Savannah McCaskill is caught offside.

44'

MISS

Attempt missed. Paige Monaghan (Sky Blue) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Imani Dorsey with a cross.

43'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Cheyna Matthews (Washington Spirit).

43'

FREE KICK WON

Paige Monaghan (Sky Blue) wins a free kick on the right wing.

41'

MISS

Attempt missed. Imani Dorsey (Sky Blue) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Nahomi Kawasumi with a cross.

39'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Cheyna Matthews (Washington Spirit).

39'

FREE KICK WON

Caprice Dydasco (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

39'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Nahomi Kawasumi (Sky Blue) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Savannah McCaskill.

38'

MISS

Attempt missed. Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Sarah Killion with a through ball.

36'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Andi Sullivan (Washington Spirit) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Cheyna Matthews.

35'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Sky Blue. Sarah Killion tries a through ball, but Imani Dorsey is caught offside.

34'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Amy Harrison (Washington Spirit).

34'

FREE KICK WON

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

32'

GOAL

Goal! Sky Blue 1, Washington Spirit 1. Raquel Rodríguez (Sky Blue) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Savannah McCaskill.

31'

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.

29'

MISS

Attempt missed. Jordan Di Biasi (Washington Spirit) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Andi Sullivan.

29'

FREE KICK WON

Ashley Hatch (Washington Spirit) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

29'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue).

27'

YELLOW CARD

Meggie Dougherty Howard (Washington Spirit) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

27'

OFFSIDE

Offside, Sky Blue. Sarah Killion tries a through ball, but Nahomi Kawasumi is caught offside.

26'

MISS

Attempt missed. Ashley Hatch (Washington Spirit) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Cheyna Matthews with a cross.

24'

ATTEMPT BLOCKED

Attempt blocked. Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

22'

GOAL

Goal! Sky Blue 0, Washington Spirit 1. Cheyna Matthews (Washington Spirit) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right to the top right corner.

22'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Cheyna Matthews (Washington Spirit) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Sam Staab.

20'

MISS

Attempt missed. Julie James (Sky Blue) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Savannah McCaskill with a cross following a corner.

20'

CORNER

Corner, Sky Blue. Conceded by Tori Huster.

18'

MISS

Attempt missed. Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Paige Monaghan with a cross.

15'

ATTEMPT SAVED

Attempt saved. Jordan Di Biasi (Washington Spirit) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Andi Sullivan with a cross.

7'

FREE KICK WON

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

7'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Meggie Dougherty Howard (Washington Spirit).

5'

FREE KICK WON

Paige Nielsen (Washington Spirit) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

5'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Savannah McCaskill (Sky Blue).

4'

FREE KICK WON

Meggie Dougherty Howard (Washington Spirit) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

4'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Raquel Rodríguez (Sky Blue).

3'

FREE KICK WON

Julie James (Sky Blue) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

3'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Chloe Logarzo (Washington Spirit).

2'

FREE KICK LOST

Foul by Meggie Dougherty Howard (Washington Spirit).

2'

FREE KICK WON

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

START

First Half begins.

 

LINEUP

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

NJ
KO HT FT 90+
46
Bailey 19
Huster 23
66
Farquharson 17
Logarzo 6
73
Pierre-Louis 29
Kawasumi 9
76
Morais da Rocha 20
James 5
84
Hudson 24
Harrison 7
86
Meehan 2
McCaskill 21
22
goal

Cheyna Matthews 20

32
goal

Raquel Rodriguez 11

Assisted by: Savannah McCaskill 21

55
goal

Jordan DiBiasi 4

Assisted by: Amy Harrison 7

68
goal

Cheyna Matthews 20

Assisted by: Cali Farquharson 17

80
goal

Imani Dorsey 28

Assisted by: Amandine Pierre-Louis 29

27
yellow card

Meggie Dougherty Howard 8

54
yellow card

Paige Nielsen 14

WAS

Goals & Assists

22′ Washington Spirit
Cheyna Matthews
32′ Sky Blue FC
Raquel Rodriguez
Assisted by: Savannah McCaskill
55′ Washington Spirit
Jordan DiBiasi
Assisted by: Amy Harrison
68′ Washington Spirit
Cheyna Matthews
Assisted by: Cali Farquharson
80′ Sky Blue FC
Imani Dorsey
Assisted by: Amandine Pierre-Louis

Disciplinary

27′ Washington Spirit
Meggie Dougherty Howard
54′ Washington Spirit
Paige Nielsen

Substitutions

46′ Washington Spirit
  Dorian Bailey
  Tori Huster
66′ Washington Spirit
  Cali Farquharson
  Chloe Logarzo
73′ Sky Blue FC
  Amandine Pierre-Louis
  Nahomi Kawasumi
76′ Sky Blue FC
  Francisca Gabriela Morais da Rocha
  Julie James
84′ Washington Spirit
  Carlin Hudson
  Amy Harrison
86′ Sky Blue FC
  McKenzie Meehan
  Savannah McCaskill


NJ

Match Statistics


WAS

14
Shots
12
4
Shots On Goal
7
3
Shots Blocked
3
1
Corners
0
15
Crosses
4
6
Offsides
1
5
Fouls
15
0
Yellow Cards
2
0
Red Cards
0
431
Total Passes
662
75.6%
Passing Accuracy
82.3%
40.1%
Possession
59.9%
55
Duels Won
41
7
Tackles Won
12
4
Saves
2
5
Clearances
8

Player Statistics

  • #
  • p
  • player
  • MINS
  • G
  • A
  • S
  • SOG
  • CK
  • OFF
  • FC
  • FS
3 D Caprice Dydasco 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
17 D Dominique Richardson 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 1 0 0 0 0 3
5 DM Julie James 76 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
28 M Imani Dorsey 90 1 0 3 2 0 2 0 2
16 M Sarah Killion 90 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2
11 M Raquel Rodriguez 90 1 0 3 2 0 0 1 3
9 M Nahomi Kawasumi 73 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
21 F Savannah McCaskill 86 0 1 3 0 1 2 3 1
18 S Sabrina Flores 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 S Jennifer Hoy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 S Kaylan Marckese 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 S McKenzie Meehan 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 S Francisca Gabriela Morais da Rocha 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
29 S Amandine Pierre-Louis 17 0 1 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
13 G DiDi Haracic 90 3 12 4 0 0 0 0
7 D Amy Harrison 84 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0
3 D Samantha Staab 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 D Paige Nielsen 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
23 D Tori Huster 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 M Jordan DiBiasi 90 1 0 3 2 0 0 1 0
8 M Meggie Dougherty Howard 90 0 0 1 1 0 0 4 1
12 M Andi Sullivan 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
20 F Cheyna Matthews 90 2 0 4 3 0 0 2 0
6 F Chloe Logarzo 66 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
33 F Ashley Hatch 90 0 0 3 1 0 1 3 3
19 S Dorian Bailey 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 S Megan Crosson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 S Cali Farquharson 24 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 S Carlin Hudson 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 S Tiffany McCarty 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 S Arielle Ship 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 S Shae Yanez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Goalkeepers

  • #
  • p
  • player
  • MINS
  • GA
  • SF
  • SV
  • PF
  • PS
  • FC
  • FS
1 G Aubrey Bledsoe 90 2 14 2 0 0 0 0

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