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December 10, 2013
LIFE OF RILEY
It's official: Riley to coach Portland Thorns

It's official. Paul Riley is the new coach of the Portland Thorns FC. Thorns owner Merritt Paulson confirmed the hiring on twitter Tuesday afternon.


December 9, 2013
HIS GAME OF THORNS
Paul Riley is set to succeed Cone as coach of NWSL champion Portland

Paul Riley is about to add another stop on his coaching resume. The veteran women's coach is expected to be named coach of the Portland Thorns this week, perhaps as early as today, according to sources within the Women's Professional Soccer League.


December 5, 2013
LANDING IN PORTLAND?
Riley could be named Thorns coach

After falling short in his recent attempt to secure the English women's national coaching job, Long Island Fury coach Paul Riley appears to be headed for the Pacific Northwest.


November 18, 2013
NOT UNDER CONSIDERATION
Riley told he is out of running for English women's job

Paul Riley is out of the running for the English national women's coaching job. The former Philadelphia Independence coach and Women's Professional Soccer coach of the year was told by the English Football Association was not in consideration for the job.


September 25, 2013
ON THE SHORT LIST
Riley ready to state his case on why he should be England women's national coach on Oct. 4

Late last month Paul Riley went back home to England for some pleasure -- to watch his beloved Liverpool team play Notts County to a 2-2 draw in the English Premier League. When he returns to his native land next week, it will be for strictly business -- to state his case on why he should be the coach of the England women's National Team.


July 14, 2013
ELIMINATED
LI Fury falls in 1st round of playoffs, 1-0

The Long Island Fury was eliminated by the ASA Chesapeake Charge in the opening round of the Women's Premier Soccer League playoffs, dropping a 1-0 decision on Saturday night.


July 6, 2013
AN ANGHEL IN THE NETS
Brittany Anghel gives Fury's foes a devil of a time

When she hasn't been tending goal for the Long Island Fury this summer, Brittany Anghel is taking a course at Nassau Community College. That suits Anghel well. Anghel, who will be a senior at Syracuse University, is a student of the game and she is always learning on the field.


June 26, 2013
EIGHT IS MORE THAN ENOUGH
LI Fury roll to 8-0 win as Simonian nets hat-trick and Mulholland scores early and late

Jill Mulholland started the Long Island Fury's 8-0 win over the New Jersy Blaze with a goal two minutes into the match. She finished it with another score with two minutes remaining. Inbetween those goals, the Fury dominated the Blaze as forward Karin Simonian recorded her second hat-trick of the season in an 8-0 triumph as Long Island moved closer to a WPSL playoff spot.


June 25, 2013
THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS
Fury midfielder Lorraine Quinn shines on the field, coaching off of the pitch

Lorraine Quinn is living the best of both worlds. At the age of 26, the Farmingdale, N.Y. native is still young enough to pursue her soccer career and yet has accrued enough experience to be a soccer coach.


June 19, 2013
HAT-TRICK HERO
Simonian's 3 goals lifts LI Fury over BuxMont Torch, 4-0

Karin Simonian was a virtual one-woman wrecking crew for the Long Island Fury as she recorded a natural hat-trick in a 4-0 victory over BuxMont Torch FC in a Women's Premier Soccer League game at New York Tech on Wednesday night.


June 19, 2013
THAT SPECIAL TOUCH
Karin Simonian keeps finding back of the net for LI Fury

In soccer, size doesn't always matter. Just take one look at Long Island Fury striker Karin Simonian, who at 5-2 has turned into a scoring terror in the Women's Premier Soccer League this season.


June 17, 2013
ONE OF THOSE GAMES
LI Fury hit woodwork several times in loss to NYAC

It was one of those games for the Long Island Fury in its 4-0 loss to the New York Athletic Cub on Sunday. The ball seemed not to want to go into the back of the net in the Women's Premier Soccer League game and the Fury paid for it with its first defeat of the season.


June 16, 2013
FIRST LOSS
New York AC hands LI Fury its 1st loss, 4-0

New York Athletic Club handed the Long Island Fury its first loss of the Women's Premier Soccer League season, recording a 4-0 victory on Sunday night.


June 15, 2013
HER BEST SUNDAY SCORING PUNCH
Even as a weekend player, Tina DiMartino still can be one lethal weapon for LI Fury

Not bad for someone who is supposed to be retired, not bad at all. After Women's Professional Soccer folded two years ago, Tina DiMartino decided to get on with her other professional life. The Massapequa, N.Y. native wound up getting a job in New York City.


June 12, 2013
COMEBACK KIDS
LI Fury rallies behind Falcone's 2 second-half goals to remain unbeaten at 4-0

The Long Island Fury improved to 4-0 in the Women's Premier Soccer League rallying for two second-half goals en route to a 2-1 win over the host LVU Lady Sonics on Wednesday night.


June 9, 2013
GOOD ENOUGH FOR A VICTORY
On an off night, the LI Fury still finds a way to win

The mark of a good team? Well, the ability to win on a regular basis certainly goes a long way.Then there is the ability to win when not all cylinders are firing in unison over 90 minutes. On Sunday, the Long Island Fury certainly fit into the latter category in its 2-0 win over FC LHU Lady Sonic, according to coach Paul Riley.


June 9, 2013
GOING FOR THREE IN A ROW
LI Fury hosts Lady Sonic tonight

The unbeaten Long Island Fury hosts FC LVU Lady Sonic in its second Women's Premer Soccer League home game of the season at New York Tech in Old Westbury, N.Y. at 5 p.m. on Sunday.


June 5, 2013
A DOUBLE DOUBLE
Simonian, Falcone score 2 goals apiece as visiting LI Fury routs Buxmont FC, 5-0

Karin Simonian and Elena Falcone scored two goals apiece to power the Long Island Fury to a 5-0 triumph over host Buxmont FC in a Women's Premier Soccer League game on Wednesday night.


June 3, 2013
SIMONIAN SAYS
LIer leads Fury to a 3-1 win in season opener

Karin Simonian scored twice, a goal in each half, to lead the Long Island Fury to a 3-1 win over FC Bucks in its Women's Premier Soccer League season opener on Sunday night.


May 30, 2013
SISTER ACT
Tina, Rosie DiMartino to play for LI Fury

No team coached by Paul Riley wouldn't be the same without one DiMartino sister on it. This year's Long Island Fury will have two DiMartino sisters on it.


May 28, 2013
FOR OPENERS
Fury begins 10-game season on Sunday

The Long Island Fury opens its 10-game Women's Premier Soccer League schedule against FC Bucks at New York Tech at 5 p.m. on Sunday.


May 28, 2013
BULKING UP
LI Fury add 6 players for Sunday's season opener

The Long Island Fury is bulking up for its Women's Premier Soccer League opener this Sunday. On Tuesday, they announced a second group of signings.


May 28, 2013
BACK IN THE SADDLE
An optimistic Riley returns to coach LI Fury for 1st time since 2009; season opener on Sunday

Paul Riley returns to the helm of LI Fury for the first time since the 2009 Women's Premer League national championship triumph and a two- year stint in Women Professional Soccer with the Philadelphia Independence and he is eager to put the club back into championship contention.


February 14, 2013
BACK IN CAMP
Riley bringing SUPERGROUP together again

Paul Riley is bringing his SUPERGROUP back together for a one week camp outside of Philadelphia. More than 20 players, many of them who performed for Riley with the Philadelphia Independence will attend that camp at United Sports Training Center in Downingtown, Pa.


July 28, 2012
THIRD STRAIGHT FOR FLASH
WNY wins WPSL Elite title on pks

ROCHESTER, NY---The Western New York Flash came from behind for a 1-1 draw, then defeated the Chicago Red Stars in penalty kicks in to capture the WPSL Elite championship at Sahlen’s Stadium on Saturday.


July 25, 2012
GONE IN A FLASH
NY Fury fall in semi-final to Western New York

The Western New York Flash scored two late goals to earn a 2-1 win at Sahlen’s Stadium Wednesday, dashing the New York Fury’s hopes of advancing to the WPSL Elite Championship game.


July 24, 2012
FAMILIAR TURF
Fury's Riley has a team back in playoffs

New York Fury coach Paul Riley knows what it takes to get a team to a league championship game. After all, he has been there before.


July 22, 2012
FINAL TIE FOR FURY
Will face Western New York in semifinal

The New York Fury and Chicago Red Stars battled to a 1-1 draw at Hofstra University Sunday night, leaving the WPSL Elite standings unchanged after the final day of play.


July 21, 2012
PLAYING FOR POSITION
NY Fury have slim shot at first place

The New York Fury close out the 2012 WPSL Elite League season on Sunday against the Chicago Red Stars at Hofstra University at 7:00 pm.



ANOTHER CLEAN SHEET
NY Fury blank FC Indiana 2-0

HEMPSTEAD, NY---The New York Fury posted their seventh shutout of the season with a 2-0 win over FC Indiana at Hofstra Stadium Thursday night. And coach Paul Riley is looking for a few more.


July 18, 2012
JOCKEYING FOR POSITION
Playoff assured, Fury look for strong finish

With a playoff spot secured by the middle of last week, the New York Fury are turning their attention to perhaps picking up some ground on the teams in front of them, with a pair of home games to close out the regular season.


July 16, 2012
WPSL ELITE ROUNDUP
Week in review: playoff field set, places not

SACRAMENTO, Calif.--- The tenth week of Women’s Premier Soccer League Elite League action saw a dramatic win by Western New York Flash over the Chicago Red Stars to move them into a tie with the Boston Breakers for the league lead.


July 15, 2012
ABANDONED
Fury game to be replayed Monday

In the wake of heavy rains and thunderstorms, the New York Fury’s Sunday night (July 15) road match against the Philadelphia Fever was abandoned and has been rescheduled for Monday, July 16 at 6:00 pm.


July 14, 2012
FINE TUNING
With playoffs assured, Fury look to keep momentum

The New York Fury can go into Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Fever knowing they have already clinched a playoff berth and are assured of a spot in the league's final four.


July 11, 2012
WPSL ELITE ROUNDUP
Week in review: Mutiny pull off upset of the year

Week nine of the Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL) Elite League saw the biggest upset of the season as the New England Mutiny earned a dramatic come-from-behind win against the Boston Breakers, netting two stoppage-time goals to take a 2-1 victory.


July 8, 2012
BIG FINISH
Long Island Fury end season with back to back wins

BROOKLYN, NY---The Long Island Fury rolled to a pair of wins at the Aviator Sports Complex over the weekend, defeating Seacoast Mariners 7-0 on Saturday and the Seacoast Phantoms 4-0 on Sunday.


July 3, 2012
MASSIVE STEP FORWARD
NY Fury dominate New England in 4-0 win

New York Fury coach Paul Riley got what he has been looking for from his team on Tuesday night, as Meghan Lenczyk scored two goals in a completely dominating performance over the New England Mutiny, 4-0 at Hofstra Stadium.


July 2, 2012
BIG GAME FEEL
Riley looks for intensity against playoff spot rival

The New York Fury will be looking to light some fireworks of their own when they take on the New England Mutiny at Hofstra on Tuesday at 7 p.m., as part of a doubleheader that has the Long Island Fury playing the Mutiny Reserves at 4p.m.


July 2, 2012
WPSL ELITE ROUNDUP
Week in review: Boston, Chicago battle for top spot

The Boston Breakers moved into a tie for first place with Saturday's win over the Chicago Red Stars, while at the other end of the table, FC Indiana picked up their first win of the season.


July 1, 2012
FORMAT SET
WPSL Elite playoffs in Rochester, NY

SACRAMENTO, Calif.---The Women’s Premier Soccer League Elite Playoffs will feature the top four finsihers in the regular season, and will all be played at Sahlen’s Stadium in Rochester, NY.


June 28, 2012
INCHING CLOSER
With win NY Fury approaches playoff spot

Meghan Lenczyk scored her third goal of the season to give the New York Fury a 1-0 win over the ASA Chesapeake Charge in a WPSL Elite game at Hofstra University Thursday night.


June 28, 2012
LET ER SLIP
LI Fury can't hold early lead fall 3-1

HEMPSTEAD, NY---The Long Island Fury let an early lead slip away and fell to Aztec MA 3-1 in a Women’s Premier Soccer League game at Hofstra University on Thursday.


June 27, 2012
READY FOR A RUN:
NY Fury look to clinch playoff spot

As the 2012 WPSL Elite league season hits the home stretch, the New York Fury are thinking playoffs, and could solidify their standing in the playoff hunt in the coming weeks.


June 25, 2012
WPSL ELITE ROUNDUP
Week in review: Breakers, Red Stars both win two

The Chicago Red Stars and Boston Breakers each continued their battle for first place in the WPSL Elite league, with both teams winning a pair of games.



RESILIENT FURY
Down twice with 9 players LI comes back for 2-2 tie

PORTSMOUTH, Maine---The shorthanded Long Island Fury came back from goal deficits twice to tie the Seacoast Untied Phantoms 2-2 on Sunday at Portsmouth High School.


June 23, 2012
TOUGH BREAK
Strong performance, but NY Fury fall 2-0

Kyah Simon scored two goals to lead the Boston Breakers to a 2-0 win over the New York Fury in a WPSL Elite game at Dilboy Stadium on Saturday night. A crowd of 2, 117 was on hand for the game, which was delayed almost an hour because of weather.


June 23, 2012
DOMINATING PERFORMANCE
LI Fury blanks Mariners with only 10 players

Despite being able to field only 10 players, the Long Island Fury defeated the Seacoast United Mariners 3-0 Saturday afternoon at Scarborough High School.


June 21, 2012
HEATH HEADS TO FURY
National teamer expected in squad Saturday

Tobin Heath will be in the New York Fury squad when the team visits the Boston Breakers on Saturday for a 6:00 pm game at Dilboy Stadium in Somerville, Mass.


June 20, 2012
DOUBLE ZEROS
LI Fury play to scoreless draw with CFC

The Long Island Fury played CFC Passion to a 0-0 tie Wednesday night at Post University.


June 17, 2012
HALTING THE PASSION
LI Fury post 3-0 win

Maddie Haller had a goal and two assists to lead the Long Island Fury to a 3-0 win over CFC Passion Sunday at Aviator Field.


June 17, 2012
TWO STRAIGHT
NY Fury top Chesapeake 2-0

MILLERSVILLE, Md.---Meghan Lenczyk had a goal and an assist to give the New York Fury a 2-0 win over the ASA Chesapeake Charge at Old Mill High School Sunday.


June 16, 2012
READY TO TAKE CHARGE
Fury face Chesapeake on Sunday

The New York Fury will be looking to make it two in a row when they take on ASA Chesapeake Charge Sunday at 4pm at Old Mill High School, Millersville, Md.


June 13, 2012
SEVEN SIGNINGS
LI Fury add more local products

The Long Island Fury has announced its second group of player signings for the 2012 Women's Premier Soccer League season. Joining the team are goalkeeper Alicia Ramos; defenders Natali Cikos, Rosemarie Hayes and Jane Wallis; forward-midfielder Taylor Katz; defender-forward Carly Beyar; and forward Kari Quinn. All are products of the Albertson Fury youth program.


June 10, 2012
ROAD POINTS
NY Fury blank FC Indiana 1-0

Merritt Mathias scored her team-leading fifth goal of the season to give the New York Fury a 1-0 win over FC Indiana at the Invaders Soccer Complex on Sunday evening.


June 9, 2012
LOOKING FOR POINTS
Fury hopes to get on track against Indiana

The New York Fury will be looking to get back on the winning track when they visit FC Indiana at the Invaders Soccer Complex in South Bend, Ind. on Sunday.


June 8, 2012
FALTERING FURY
Fall to Red Stars 2-1

FOREST, Ill.----A lack of finishing once against cost the New York Fury as they fell to the Chicago Red Stars 2-1 Friday night at Concordia University.


June 8, 2012
LOCAL FLAVOR
LI Fury inks 11 Albertson Fury products for 2012

The Long Island Fury has announced its first group of player signings for the 2012 Women's Premier Soccer League season.


June 7, 2012
PROVING GROUND
Back-to-back road games will test Fury

The New York Fury face their toughest test of the season this weekend, when they play back-to-back road games, starting with Friday's night's contest against the undefeated Chicago Red Stars at Concordia University in River Forest, Illinois (7 pm ET).


June 3, 2012
CLEAN SHEETS
Chances, but no goals as NY Fury ties WNY 0-0

HEMPSTEAD, NY---The New York Fury had to settle for their first tie of the WPSL Elite season on Sunday night, playing to a 0-0 draw with the Western New York Flash at Hofstra Stadium.


June 3, 2012
FLASH BACK
Fury rematch with Western New York

The New York Fury will be looking to get back on a roll when they play their third straight home game on Sunday night, against the Western New York Flash.


May 31, 2012
BREAKING THE FEVER
NY Fury dominate in 3-0 win

The New York Fury put on a dominating performance, defeating the Philadelphia Fever 3-0 at Hofstra University Thursday night.


May 30, 2012
TRYING TO FIND A HUNGER
Riley wants Fury to dig a bit deeper

Having suffered their first loss in their home opener last week, New York Fury coach Paul Riley feels his team still has deficiencies to be ironed out.


May 23, 2012
FIRST LOSS
NY Fury fall to Breakers 2-1

HEMPSTEAD, NY---The New York Fury gave up a pair of early goals and suffered their first defeat of the season, 2-1 to the Boston Breakers at Hofstra University Stadium Wednesday night.


May 22, 2012
BATTLE OF UNBEATENS
NY Fury face Breakers in home opener

The New York Fury move into their home opener as one of only two undefeated teams in the WPSL Elite League. The other is Wednesday night’s opponent at Hofstra Stadium (7pm), the Boston Breakers.


May 19, 2012
TAYLOR MADE
Lone goal gives Fury 1-0 win over Flash

Brittany Taylor scored the only goal, giving the New York Fury a 1-0 win over the Western New York Flash at Sahlen's Stadium Saturday night.


May 18, 2012
NOT LOOKING FOR PAYBACK
Independence-loaded Fury taking on WNY Flash

The New York Fury take their high powered offense to Rochester on Saturday night to play the Western New York Flash.


May 17, 2012
NEW ARRIVAL
Fury adds another ex-Philly in Farrelly

The New York Fury has added another former member of the Philadelphia Independence, with the signing of midfielder Sinead Farrelly. The team also added former Boston Breakers forward Claire Zimmeck.


May 12, 2012
FIVE FOR FURY
Mathias hat trick leads to first win, 5-1

Merritt Mathias scored three goals and added an assist as the New York Fury dominated the New England Mutiny 5-1 in the team's first game in the WPSL Elite league.


May 11, 2012
WORK IN PROGRESS
Riley looks to WPS veterans to lead NY Fury

The New York Fury might still be a work in progress going into Saturday’s WPSL Elite season opener against the New England Mutiny (7:00 pm, East Long Meadow HS in East Longmeadow, MA), but they have a veteran core and a crop of promising youngsters that coach Paul Riley says translates into a lot of potential for the coming season.


May 11, 2012
BRONC BACKSTOP
NY Fury signs former Santa Clara 'keeper

The New York Fury has signed former Santa Clara University goalkeeper Bianca Henninger for the WPSL Elite season.


May 2, 2012
THREE MORE SIGNED
NY Fury signs Lenczyk, Roccaro, Yokers

The New York Fury have added three more players to their roster, signing Megan Lenczyk, Cari Roccaro and Kim Yokers.


April 30, 2012
FOR THE DEFENSE
Fury signs Robinson, Avant

The New York Fury have signed a pair of defenders as head coach Paul Riley works to round out the club's roster for the 2012 WPSL Elite League Season. Leigh Ann Robinson, a veteran of three seasons in Women's Professional Soccer and rookie Jazmyne Avant are the latest additions to the team.



TOP OF THE PYRAMID
NY Fury gives Albertson Fury players to watch the best in WPSL

There are many reasons why the New York Fury is around. One of them is to have a solid level at the top of the soccer pyramid for the Albertson Fury youth players and the Long Island Fury.


April 24, 2012
GETTING THEIR INDEPENDENCE
NY Fury will have a Philly flavor with six players from the WPS team

Being great sporting rivals, Philadelphia and New York usually don't. But Paul Riley is betting on the fact that it will mesh very well together this spring and summer in the Women's Premier Soccer League Elite League.


April 10, 2012
WORLD CLASS
NY Fury signs U.S. international Heath

The New York Fury has signed U.S. National Team midfielder and Basking Ridge, N.J. native Tobin Heath. Heath spent last season with Sky Blue FC of Women's Professional Soccer, after starting her pro career with the Atlanta Beat. She saw limited action in each season first due to an injury, then due to Women's World Cup commitments.


March 29, 2012
HOMEWARD BOUND
NY Fury sign 2 more Long Islanders -- Gina DiMartino, Allie Long

The New York Fury on Thursday announced the signing of two more Women's Professional Soccer players for the Women's Premier Soccer League Elite League season -- Gina DiMartino and Allie Long.


March 26, 2012
ROLLING OUT THE STAFF
Thorp, Demakis to assist with NY Fury

Three days after joining the Women's Premier Soccer League Elite League, the New York Fury on Monday announced the rest of the coaching staff for this season.


March 26, 2012
HOME OPENER
NY Fury to host Boston Breakers on May 24

The New York Fury will open its first Women's Premier Soccer League Elite season against the New England Mutiny on Saturday, May 12.


March 25, 2012
WHY FURY WENT ELITE
Riley: it was an opportunity to push the sport forward in our area

New York Fury coach Paul Riley said he just could not pass up the opportunity to play in the Women's Premier Soccer League Elite League after a team dropped out for the 2012 season. So when the league asked for help, the Fury stepped up and became the eighth franchise for this season, the WPSL announced on Saturday.


March 24, 2012
MOVING ON UP
NY Fury to compete in WPSL Elite League

After saying the New York Fury would not compete in the Women's Premier Soccer League's Elite League, coach Paul Riley has changed his mind. The WPSL announced on Saturday that the Fury would become the eighth member of the league after Aztec MA could not compete this season.


March 23, 2012
BULKING UP
NY Fury adds Johnson, Betos, Spencer

The New York Fury continued to gear up for the Women's Premier Soccer League season by signing two former Women's Professional Soccer players and a 2012 draft pick on Thursday.


March 20, 2012
BUILDING THE FURY
WPSL signs Kryzik, Taylor, Tina DiMartino

The New York Fury began to take shape on Tuesday, as the Women's Premier Soccer League team announced the club's first signings -- former captains from a pair of Women's Professional Soccer League teams and welcoming home a Long Island soccer standout.


March 12, 2012
A NEW LIFE FOR RILEY
2-time WPS coach of the year to direct NY Fury in WPSL

Paul Riley, who directed the Philadelphia Independence to back-to-back Women's Professional Soccer finals while earning coach of the year honors both times, will return home to Long Island to guide the New York Fury.



March 8, 2012
KIM POSSIBLE
Wyant named NYAC women's coach

Former U.S. international goalkeeper and ex-Long Island Lady Riders standout Kim Wyant was named coach of the New York Athletic Club, the Women's Premier Soccer League team announced on Thursday night.


February 13, 2012
'NOT ENOUGH TIME'
Riley decides against an Elite Fury team, will hold Supergroup program instead

The New York Fury will not be part of the Women's Premier Soccer League's Elite League this season. Perhaps next year. But for this year, the Fury will field two teams in the WPSL -- the NY Fury and the Long Island Fury. Fury director of football Paul Riley, coach of the the Philadelphia Independence, announced the soccer club's decision on late Monday night.


February 10, 2012
DECISION TIME
Riley, NY Fury mull whether the team will play in WPSL Elite League

The Fury organization already has two teams committed to the Women's Premier Soccer League for the upcoming season. Club director of football Paul Riley is pondering whether the club can handle a third team that would play in the WPSL's Elite League -- a league that would include pro player -- in 2012 in wake of Women's Professional Soccer suspending its season last week.


August 20, 2011
SHE'S A KEEPER
Saunders named top GK in WPSL East

New York Athletic Club's Tatiana Saunders has been named the Women's Premier Soccer League's East Conference goalkeeper of the year.


July 13, 2011
FIRST TIME FOR EVERYTHING
NYAC reaches WPSL playoffs for 1st time

The New York Athletic Club somen's soccer team earned another six points over the weekend, finishing at the top of the table and securing a trip to the Women's Premier Soccer League Eastern Conference playoffs for the first time since the club joined the league five years ago.


July 11, 2011
END OF THE LINE
Fury falls short in playoff quest

Playing three games in four nights caught up to the Long Island Fury in its quest for a berth in the Women's Premier Soccer League playoffs on Monday as they dropped a 1-0 decision to the CFC Passion in its regular-season finale at Yale University.


July 10, 2011
THREE IN A ROW
Fury win, aim for a playoff spot

The Long Island Fury doused the New Jersey Blaze, 5-0, at Aviator Field on Sunday to reamin hot in the Women’s Premier Soccer League.


July 9, 2011
FURY ORIGINALS
They spark LI over Millburn, 2-1

Two Long Island Fury players from the inaugural national championship season of 2006 –– Michele Scifo and Cody Newman –– helped propel the team to a 2-1 victory over the Millburn Magic at Aviator Field on Friday night.


July 7, 2011
VITAL MATCH
LI Fury hosts Millburn on Friday

The Long Island Fury plays an important home game against the Millburn Magic at Aviator Field in Brooklyn, N.Y. at 8:45 p.m. Friday.


June 30, 2011
KEEPING IT CLEAN
LI Fury douse the Inferno, 1-0

Playing its third Women's Premier Soccer League game in five days, the the Long Island Fury travelled to Pennsylvania Dutch Country and blanked the Penn Legacy Inferno, 1-0, on Wednesday night.


June 29, 2011
THE BATTLE OF THE FURYS
New York blanks Long Island, 2-0

Round 2 of Fury vs. Fury went to the New York Fury as the team shut out the Long Island Fury, 2-0, at Aviator Field in Brooklyn, N.Y., getting revenge for their only loss of the season, a 3-2 Women's Premier Soccer League defeat to Long Island on June 15.


June 27, 2011
ROUND TWO
Fury derby in Brooklyn on Tuesday night

The Long Island Fury gave the New York Fury its only loss of the Women’s Premier Soccer League season on June 15 and the friendly rivals are set for Round Two, with Long Island as the home team this time at Brooklyn’s Aviator Field on Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m.


June 24, 2011
HITTING THE ROAD
LI Fury play at FC Bucks Saturday

The Long Island Fury head back on the road this Saturday with a noon encounter at FC Bucks at Council Rock High School North in Newtown, Pa.


June 19, 2011
SECOND-HALF BRACE
Spencer's 2 goals help Fury tie, 2-2

Jasmyne Spencer scored twice in the second half to help the Long Island Fury to a 2-2 draw with CFC Passion in a Women's Premier Soccer League game on Sunday.


June 18, 2011
READY FOR WIN NO. 2
Fury hosts Passion on Sunday

Two Women’s Premier Soccer League teams that have 1-1-1 records will play at Aviator Field in Brooklyn, N.Y. when Connecticut’s CFC Passion visits the Long Island Fury on Sunday at 2:30 p.m.


June 15, 2011
A FURY-OUS ENCOUNTER
LI Fury edges NY Fury, 3-2

After not scoring any goals in its first two games, the Long Island Fury broke out of its scoring slump in style against its sister team, the New York Fury on Wednesday night.


June 15, 2011
FURY VS. FURY
LI tries to break scoreless streak

The Long Island Fury, which has dominated possession in its first two Women’s Premier Soccer League games but has yet to score a goal, will take on some familiar faces when it plays at the New York Fury at Aviator Field in Brooklyn, N.Y. at 8:45 p.m. Wednesday.


June 12, 2011
BLANKED
NYAC shuts down LI Fury, 2-0

The Mid-Atlantic Division-leading New York Athletic Club shut out the Long Island Fury, 2-0, on Travers Island on Sunday.


June 9, 2011
NY FURY ROLL
Rout Milburn Magic 6-0

Alyssa Mautz scored three goals and assisted on another to lead the New York Fury to a 6-0 rout over the Milburn Magic at United Sports Training Center on Wednesday.


June 8, 2011
WPSL HONORS
NY Fury, NYAC players make team of week

A pair of local players -- New York Fury forward Sheree Gray and New York A.C. defender Haley Chamberlain -- were named to the Women's Premier Soccer LEague team of the week.


June 1, 2011
MAKING THE TEAM
Fury's Ramos on WPSL team of week

Long Island Fury goalkeeper Alicia Ramos was named to the Women's Premier Soccer League team of the week.


May 25, 2011
SCORELESS OPENER
LI Fury ties Millburn, 0-0

In the kickoff of the Women’s Premier Soccer League season for both teams Wednesday night, the Long Island Fury and Millburn Magic played to a scoreless tie in New Jersey.


May 24, 2011
SEASON OPENER
LI Fury kicks off in Millburn Wednesday

The Long Island Fury opens its Women's Premier Soccer League campaign at the Millburn Magic at FDU-Florham Robert T. Shields Stadium at 8 p.m. Wednesday.


May 17, 2011
5 DOWN, 5 TO GO
NY Fury adding owners for WPS team

The big question about the proposed WPS franchise for New York is: Does it have enough financial backing? Long Island Fury director of football Paul Riley, who has been the organizing force behind the New York Fury, says the team will have 10 owners.


May 17, 2011
HOFSTRA’S NO. 1
NY Fury wants to play there

If the New York Fury comes to fruition, the team's first choice to call home would be Hofstra University


May 12, 2011
READY AND ABLE
NYAC women prep for WPSL season

The New York Athletic Club women's team has announced its roster for the Women's Premier Soccer League season.


May 11, 2011
FIRST STEPS
Casella named NY Fury coach, Henderson new team's first signing

The New York Fury announced on Wednesday that Phil Casella has signed with the Women's Premier Soccer League team to become its first coach.


May 11, 2011
A NEW TEAM ON THE SCENE
Introducing the NY Fury, which plans to compete in WPS in 2013

In 2009 the Long Island Fury reached the Women's Premier Soccer League Elite 8 and this year they go in search of their third National WPSL crown. The LI Fury will face some stiff competition this time around as the organization has announced the final piece of the Fury pyramid -- the New York Fury.


February 11, 2011
WPSL ALIGNMENT SET
Fury will field pair of teams

The Women's Premier Soccer League has announced the alignment for its East Conference for this season. The Long Island Fury, long one of the league's top clubs, will add a second team, the New York Fury, which will serve as the affiliate of the Philadelphia Independence.


August 8, 2010
THREE STARS
3 Fury players make all-WPSL

Three players from the Long Island Fury's team were named to the All-Women's Premier Soccer League team.


August 2, 2010
CONFERENCE SECOND-TEAM
WPSL lauds NYAC's Reid, Havron

New York Athletic Club defender Heather Havron and forward Jevne Reid were named to the All-East second team by the Women's Premier Soccer League.


August 2, 2010
CONFERENCE ALL-STARS
Fury's Anghel, Pember, Quinn honored

Three Long Island Fury players —- goalkeeper Brittany Anghel from East Meadow, defender Alyssa Pember from Northport and midfielder Lorraine Quinn from Farmingdale -- were honored by the Women’s Premier Soccer League as All-Eastern Conference all-stars.


July 24, 2010
END OF THE LINE
Fury eliminated from WPSL playoffs, 2-1

The Boston Aztec ended the Long Island Fury’s season and the defense of its Women’s Premier Soccer League national championship with a 2-1 win in extratime in the Eastern Conference final Saturday night.


July 23, 2010
A WIN AWAY
Fury aim to reach national final four

The Long Island Fury finds itself only a win from reaching the Women's Premier Soccer League semifinals. If they overcome the Boston Aztecs Saturday, the defending champion Fury will reach the national final four for the third time in its history.


July 22, 2010
SURVIVING THE INFERNO
Fury win, move on in WPSL playoffs

The Long Island Fury defeated the Lancaster Inferno, 2-1, in Pennsylvania Dutch Country Wednesday in the second round of the Women’s Premier Soccer League playoffs to advance to the Eastern Conference finals this weekend.


July 21, 2010
INTO THE INFERNO
Fury vs. Lancaster in WPSL playoffs

Having earned a bye last week, the Long Island Fury play their second-round Women's Premier Soccer League playoff match Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Lancaster Inferno.


July 14, 2010
FIRST-ROUND BYE
Fury gets some rest in WPSL playoffs

The Long Island Fury got a bye in the first round of the Women's Premier Soccer League playoffs as the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference.


July 12, 2010
WPSL RESULTS
Weekend of July 9-11, 2010

Women's Premier Soccer League weekend results.


July 10, 2010
THE MIGHTY QUINN
Lorraine Quinn gives Fury 2-2 tie

The Long Island Fury tied the New York Athletic Club, 2-2, at Travers Island Saturday night.


July 10, 2010
FOR THE PLAYOFFS
Fury tries for 1st-round bye

The Long Island Fury play at the New York Athletic Club in the Fury’s last regular season match that will help determine the Women’s Soccer Soccer League playoff pairings.


June 28, 2010
WPSL RESULTS
Weekend of June 25-27, 2010

Women's Premier Soccer League weekend results.


June 29, 2010
DIVISION WINNERS
Fury make Magic disappear, 2-0

The Long Island Fury’s division-clinching victory Monday night produced the answer to what could be a trivia question one day. But more about that later. The Fury took the field against the Millburn Magic from New Jersey knowing that a victory would clinch the East-Central Division of the Women’s Premier Soccer League. The Fury did, with a 2-0 win at Park Stadium,


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