A trio of Thorns FC players featured this past weekend for their respect Australian W-League sides in week three of the season’s action. Ashleigh Sykes and Canberra United played to a 3-2 win over Sydney FC at McKellar Park, Saturday night. The 90-minute performance from Sykes was her 100th career appearance in the Westfield W-League.
Goalkeeper Britt Eckerstrom returned to action for the Newcastle Jets Saturday, where she suffered her first loss of the season in a 5-2 defeat by Melbourne City FC. Eckerstrom faced nine shots, while making four saves.