The Western New York Flash surrendered a late goal and lost to the Seattle Reign, 3-2, at Starfire Stadium in Seattle in a National Women’s Soccer League match.
Seattle’s Christine Nairn scored the game-winner on an assist from Elli Reed in the 82nd minute. Abby Wambach scored both Flash goals, giving her nine.
The teams played to a 1-1 tie June 23 at Sahlen’s Stadium. This was the third game in seven days for the Flash (6-4-5), who close out the road trip Sunday at Portland at 5 p.m. before returning to Sahlen’s Stadium on July 21 against Sky Blue FC.