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Red Stars remain unbeaten with a draw in Seattle

Chicago Red Stars Taryn Hemmings (left) and Alyssa Mautz drive the ball past Seattle Reign FC Beverly Yanez in the Red Stars 0-0 draw on Saturday in Seattle. (Photo by Catie Bergman)

The Chicago Red Stars picked up a 0-0 draw with Seattle Reign FC on Saturday in Seattle. The Red Stars have yet to be defeated this season and remain on top of the NWSL. The Red Stars played a tenacious defense and goalkeeper Michele Dalton got her second clean sheet of the season while making seven saves against last year’s NWSL Shield winners.

The Red Stars had good scoring chances throughout the match but the Reign FC defense was up to the task. Vanessa DiBernardo had good attempt in the first half but was turned away by Reign FC goalkeeper Haley Kopmeyer. In the second half, Michelle Lomnicki’s header off a corner kick from Danielle Colaprico bounced just wide left of the net.

Dalton made seven saves to hold off the Reign offense.

The Red Stars (4-0-3, 15 pts.) remain on the road traveling to Western New York to play the Flash on June 6. The Red Stars will take a two-week World Cup tournament break before returning home to Benedictine Sport Complex to play the Washington Spirit on June 20.



Seattle Reign FC: Haley Kopmeyer (GK), Lauren Barnes, Elli Reed (Rachel Corsie 77′), Kim Little, Merritt Mathias, (Capt.) Keelin Winters, Kendall Fletcher, Stephanie Cox, Beverly Yanez, Danielle Foxhoven (Mariah Nogueira 71′), Amber Brooks.

Substitutes not used: Caroline Stanley (GK), Kendall Romine, Michelle Cruz, Kiersten Dallstream.

Chicago Red Stars: Michele Dalton (GK), Jen Hoy (Cara Walls 40′), Arin Gilliland, Alyssa Mautz (Mary Luba 83′), Vanessa DiBernardo, Rachel Quon, Michelle Lomnicki, (Capt.) Taryn Hemmings, Samantha Johnson, Sofia Huerta, Danielle Colaprico.

Substitutes not used: Monica Gonyo (GK), Kelley McCloskey, Jackie Esterkamp, Natalie Horner, Leah Jakes.

Scoring Summary
No scoring

Attendance: 2,367


(Saturday, May 30)
Red Stars 0 at Reign FC 0
Portland Thorns FC 1 at Washington Spirit 2
FC Kansas City 0 at Boston Breakers 1
USWNT 0 v Korea Republic 0 at Harrison, NJ

(Sunday, May 31)
Houston Dash 1 at Sky Blue FC 1

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