Niki Cross Announces Retirement

Niki Cross warming up with Melissa Henderson ahead of the match against Chicago. Credit: Ray Escamilla

Houston Dash defender Niki Cross announced today via the Erin and Ella Show that she will retire from playing professional soccer following Saturday’s match at the Washington Spirit. Cross, who turned thirty earlier this season, has had a long career that included playing in Sweden, Norway, Australia, WPS, Germany and NWSL. She joined the Washington […]

Playoff Mindset as Houston Dash Host FCKC

Niki Cross goes up for a header the last time FCKC visited Houston. Credit: Ray Escamilla

The Houston Dash head into Wednesday night’s meeting with FC Kansas City trailing the fourth place Blues by only one point. A win would boost the Dash into the final playoff spot and leave them trailing the Washington Spirit in third place by just a point heading into a Saturday match-up in Maryland. With just […]

Houston Dash Sign Andressa, Waive Carleigh Williams

Andressa (10). Credit: Laslovarga

The Houston Dash announced the signing of Brazilian attacking midfielder Andressinha – aka Andressa Cavalari Machry – today. The player is fresh off of the Pan-American games and the Women’s World Cup where she featured for Brazil. Andressa fills the fourth, and final, international spot for the Dash and could play as early as Wednesday’s […]

Houston Dash One Point Back of Playoff Spots

Melissa Henderson in last month's win over the Flash. Credit: Ray Escamilla

For the second consecutive week, the Houston Dash played one of their worst halves of the season during the first half Saturday at Western New York, but rebounded in the second half to come away with key points. Halfway through a difficult four match stretch, the Dash are right where they want to be having taken […]

KNSS | Dynamo vs LA Galaxy | Gold Cup


PODCAST: 07/26/2015 – Cubo debuts for the Houston Dynamo and Jen Cooper aka The Keeper and FMF Rey Gallegos are in studio.  They talk the Dynamo victory over the LA Galaxy, Gold Cup and Jurgen’s decision-making, WCQ, and Dash vs Flash The KNSS is now on Itunes and Stitcher!  The Mixxed Zone (WoSo) is on the […]

Dominant Performance by Houston Dynamo in Beating Galaxy

Leonel Miranda celebrating his first MLS goal alongside Rasheed Olabiyi. Credit: Ray Escamilla

At first glance, Saturday night’s crowd at BBVA Compass Stadium appeared a hostile home environment due to a sea of red Liverpool Steven Gerrard jerseys. However, the Houston Dynamo managed to silence the Gerrard fans and give the home crowd something to cheer for as they came out of the tunnel all guns blazing en route to a dominant 3-0 win over the […]

PHOTOS: Houston Dynamo vs LA Galaxy (3-0)


The Houston Dynamo welcomed the arrival of LA Galaxy’s Steven Gerrard and the debut of Cubo Torres and Sheanon Williams in a 3-0 victory. Keeper Notes photographer Ray Escamilla was on hand and took a number of pictures. Take a look and enjoy these exclusive Keeper Notes photos. Recent articles on Keeper Notes: Houston Dynamo Face […]

Strong Houston Connections as Dash Face Flash

Kealia Ohai vs Western New York Flash. Credit: Ray Escamilla

The Houston Dash travel to Rochester, NY to face the Western New York Flash tonight in a key mid-table clash. The two teams are intimately familiar with one another after a pair of trades in the past twelve months as well as other signings. The Flash roster includes former Dash players Becky Edwards, Whitney Engen […]

Houston Dynamo Face Key Meeting with Galaxy

Dynamo in their last home meeting with Galaxy. Credit: Ray Escamilla

After Tuesday’s U.S. Open Cup elimination against Sporting Kansas City, the Houston Dynamo no longer have the burden of worrying about two tournaments. However, two more home losses could also eliminate the “burden” of worrying about qualifying for Major League Soccer’s playoffs, since they would practically be eliminated from contention. It is this scenario that Houston […]

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