Saturday, July 05, 2014

Houston Dash fall to Western New York Flash, 4-1

Photo by Darla Tamulitis-La Vita Loca Photography
By Chris Price
Copyright 2014 TexSport Publications

HOUSTON, TEXAS (July 5, 2014) Jordan Jackson got the Houston Dash on the scoreboard in the 81st minute, but it was not enough to overcome the Western New York Flash scoring three previous goals as the ladies in orange and white fell to the their NWSL rivals by the score of 4-1 at BBVA Compass Stadium on July 5, 2014.

The Flash scores three unanswered goals before Houston was able to get on the scoreboard, and added an insurance goal when Houston’s Becky Edwards scored an “own goal” for the Flash in the 89th minute.

Photo by Darla-La Vita Loca Photography
The Dash had topped the Flash in their two previous meetings, but came up short in front of the 3,693 fans in attendance on Saturday evening.

Jasmyne Spencer got the Flash on the scoreboard in the 13th minute with an assist from Samantha Kerr.

Kerr then added her name to the scoring: sending the ball into the goal off an assist by Carli Lloyd.

Sonia Bernudez added their third goal, off a pass from McCall Zerboni; in the 80th minute.

With the loss, the Dash fall to 3-10-2 (11 points) and 8th place in the National Women’s Dsoccer League standings.

They will next face Boston at home on July 11.

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