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Women's Professional Soccer Returns to Washington
Women's Professional Soccer Returns to Washington


The following information was sent to us by Maryland Capitol's FC Owner David Jones:


The Maryland Capitols FC, the newest women’s soccer franchise will begin play in the spring / summer 2012 in the East Mid Atlantic Division of the WPSL (Women’s Premier Soccer League).


The WPSL is a 60-plus team national league for the 2012 season competing in five conferences and is the largest women's soccer league in the world. The league is sanctioned by the United States Adult Soccer Association (USASA) as an affiliate of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF).


The WPSL's mission is to provide the highest level of soccer in an effort to bring affordable & quality family entertainment to the community; display positive role models for our youth, while being a stepping stone for aspiring professional & international-level players.


The team has already secured many top level international players to their roster, including Danish youth international Cathrine Lauritsen, Washington Freedom alumni Anabel Jimenez, Ali Andrzejewski, Washington Adventist standouts Breanna Yon , Ashley Weisenburg and University of Virginia’s Kara Frederick and Shannon Foley.


The Maryland Capitols FC will have its first official Meet & Greet on Wed 14th Dec 2011 from 7 pm – 9 pm at the Greenbelt Sportsplex, 10011 Goodluck Road, Glendale, MD  20769 and invite all members of the general public to come and meet the players, see them train, get autographs and pictures with the players, as well as receive details on how to purchase season and game day tickets for the 2012 season.


The Maryland Capitols FC will play their home games at the Prince Georges Sports Complex right under Fedex Stadium and Regular season game day prices include $10 for each paying ADULT with 2 FREE children under the age of 16 included.


Visit the team website at http://www.globalsoccernetwork.us/maryland_capitols_fc/