January 18, 2011

Flash Add Edwards

It had been rumored for a few weeks, but Western New York made it official today, announcing that they had signed defensive midfielder Becky Edwards. Edwards started as a rookie for the 2010 WPS Champions FC Gold Pride.

Edwards played in all 24 regular season matches, starting 20 of them. She had one goal and one assist. She started and played the full 90 minutes in Gold Pride's 4-0 win in the championship match over Philadelphia.

Edwards played college soccer at Florida State University and was a member of the U-20 World Cup championship team in 2008.

Edwards becomes the fifth member of Gold Pride's starting squad to be signed by Western New York.