Samantha Mewis scored her third goal of the season in the 85th minute to give the Western New York Flash a 1-1 tie with the first-place Washington Spirit in their National Women’s Soccer League game at the Maryland Soccer Complex in Boyds, Md. on Saturday night. The Spirit (11-3-3) had scored on the 64th minute when Katie Stengel beat Flash goalkeeper Sabrina D’Angelo with an assist by Crystal Dunn in the 64th minute. The Flash (8-5-4) moved into a third-place tie with Chicago Red Star (8-4-4), which has a Sunday game against the Reign in Seattle.
Next game for the Flash will be Wednesday night against the last-place Boston Breakers at Jordan Field in Allston, Mass.