Christina Gibbons, a midfielder drafted fifth overall by FC Kansas City in January, got to pick the brains of new teammates Becky Sauerbrunn and Amy Rodriguez during her callup to the US women's national team.
Becky Sauerbrunn, an FC Kansas City defender and U.S. Women's National Soccer Team co-captain, talks about being a leader and the team's goal of winning back-to-back gold medals at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro this month following their World Cup Championship win last year.
Many National Women’s Soccer League players subsist on salaries as low as $7,200 for a seven-month season. FC Kansas City’s Becky Sauerbrunn is leading the charge for equal pay at the national team level. But even if the national team can gain pay equality, many in the NWSL will still struggle to pay bills.
FC Kansas City forward Amy Rodriguez tears up while honoring close friend and teammate Lauren Holiday before her jersey retirement Thursday night. The two have won a National Women's Soccer League title,
At the FC Kansas City women’s soccer game on Monday against the Houston Dash, both teams welcomed home FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer players. The game ended in a 1-1 tie, with the FCKC point scored by World Cup player Lauren Holiday and the Houston Dash point scored by World Cup player Carli Lloyd. Video by Annie Schugartemail@example.com
In the wake of a protest by members of the Westboro Baptist Church, high school students and staff greeted fellow students with messages of peace, love, and positivity on Friday at Shawnee Mission East High School in Prairie Village. Students choose not to confront the Westboro clan and instead focus on positivity in the halls as students began their school day. This is the third time Westboro has chosen to picket near the high school.
It was a close call for a tow-truck driver on a Detroit, Michigan, freeway on January 17, when a car slammed in to the driver’s truck as he was towing a car. The dashcam footage was posted to the Michigan State Police Metro Detroit Twitter account, pleading for people to slow down in bad weather.