Andi Sullivan had just finished playing with the United States Women’s National Soccer Team—and was readying to make a run for a spot on the 2020 Olympic team—when the coronavirus was officially declared a pandemic. As the DMV went into stay-at-home mode, the Lorton native saw her dreams put on hold—and found herself isolating 3,000 miles away from her husband.
Between esports and virtual 5Ks, FXA Sports is still aiming to unite sports-loving Northern Virginians.
The World Series Champions will have to wait for opening day, the Washington Wizards won’t take the court and more sports news to know.
The professional women’s soccer team will play a third of its season at Segra Field, bringing World Cup champions and Olympians to NoVA.
Now in its second year, the team will play six away games before hosting a home opener in May.
The Washington Spirit boasts two World Cup champions and will play four home games at Segra Field in Leesburg next year.