31 episodes

This is a Washington Spirit podcast, so we're gonna talk about the Spirit! Host Jason Anderson of Black and Red United covers team culture, interviews with players and coaches, tactics, game previews, and everything in between.

Plex Weather Jason Anderson

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This is a Washington Spirit podcast, so we're gonna talk about the Spirit! Host Jason Anderson of Black and Red United covers team culture, interviews with players and coaches, tactics, game previews, and everything in between.

    Episode 29 - Challenge Cup preview with Meg Linehan

    Episode 29 - Challenge Cup preview with Meg Linehan

    Meg Linehan of The Athletic joins Jason to answer the question "What is the Challenge Cup?" Spirit news, predictions, shoe talk, and an injury update from Meg are all part of the chat!

    Articles referenced:

    Jason on the regular season schedule
    Jason on the Spirit's new kits
    Kelyn Soong at the Washington City Paper on Kris Ward

    Find out more at https://plex-weather.pinecast.co

    • 53 min
    Episode 28 - NWSLPA president Tori Huster talks NWSL CBA

    Episode 28 - NWSLPA president Tori Huster talks NWSL CBA

    Episode Notes
    Washington Spirit legend and NWSLPA president Tori Huster comes on the show to guide Jason through all things NWSL CBA after the players and league reached a landmark agreement just before the start of preseason.

    We talked over the process of getting the CBA done, and went over how the ways the NWSLPA's demands will benefit players going forward. Tori also provided an injury update as she works to return to the field this year.

    If you want to support the NWSLPA, please visit SupportThePlayers.net.

    Intro/outro music:
    Jazzaddict's Intro by Cosimo Fogg (201) https://soundcloud.com/cosimo-fogg
    Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported— CC BY 3.0
    Free Download / Stream: https://bit.ly/jazzaddicts-intro
    Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/hY4yspCQRaM

    Find out more at https://plex-weather.pinecast.co

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Episode 27 - Talking about the champs with Lori Lindsey

    Episode 27 - Talking about the champs with Lori Lindsey

    Lori Lindsey joins the show this week to talk about the Spirit's NWSL Championship victory on a micro and macro level, plus we dig into the trade that sent Tegan McGrady to San Diego, Lori's experience playing for Kris Ward with the Spirit, and more!

    If you're interested in that merch I talked about near the end of the show, here's the link I was verbally guiding you towards before remembering after recording that I could just link to it in the show notes.

    Find out more at https://plex-weather.pinecast.co

    • 55 min
    Episode 26 - NWSL Championship preview with Southside Trap and a ghost

    Episode 26 - NWSL Championship preview with Southside Trap and a ghost

    Sandra and Claire from Southside Trap are on the show to talk us through what the Spirit can expect from the Red Stars in the NWSL final. Plus, there's a ghost, because that's just a normal Plex Weather thing to happen.

    Follow Sandra on Twitter, and check out her work with CBS (including Attacking Third, which has been providing great NWSL content on the daily).

    Follow Claire on Twitter as well, and check out this piece she wrote from Louisville, talking tactics with both teams at media day.

    Find out more at https://plex-weather.pinecast.co

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Episode 25 - Cicada Weather

    Episode 25 - Cicada Weather

    After being delayed briefly by production problems and then for months by Bad News, the Plex Weather episode that is actually entirely about cicadas is here! 25% of the Spirit's roster — Aubrey Bledsoe, Tori Huster, Anna Heilferty, Andi Sullivan, Jordan DiBiasi, Ashley Sanchez, Paige Nielsen, and then Jordan DiBiasi again — talked to Jason about Brood X, which took over the DMV this summer.

    Find out more at https://plex-weather.pinecast.co

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Episode 24 - Andi Sullivan returns

    Episode 24 - Andi Sullivan returns

    Andi Sullivan is back on the show to talk about the Spirit's first playoff win since 2016, Sunday's semifinal against OL Reign, and much more!

    If you have the means and want to help out with Set The Expectation, check out their site for ways to get involved!

    Plex Weather twitter: @PlexWeather
    Jason's twitter: @JasonDCsoccer

    Find out more at https://plex-weather.pinecast.co

    • 56 min

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