WPS Owner Steve Nash, Leslie Osborne, Nichole Barnhart, Rachel Buehler, and Bay Area Team Owner Nancy NeSmith
Women’s Professional Soccer to Return to Bay Area in 2009!
Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS) announced today that it has entered an agreement with a Bay Area investor group to operate a team that will play in the League’s inaugural 2009 season. The addition of the Bay Area alongside Los Angeles gives WPS two franchises located on the West Coast. US National Team members were divided among the 7 teams in the league, and the Bay Area Team picked-up midfielder, Leslie Osborne who played at Santa Clara University, and Stanford grads Nichole Barnhart (defender) and Rachel Buehler (goalie). Catch all the latest news at their website