The North Carolina Courage have found ways to win despite injuries, international call-ups and poor weather so far this season.
The Courage (3-0-0, 9 points) are the only undefeated team in the NWSL so far this season.
North Carolina’s balanced attack and strong defense has helped the preseason pick to win the league title stay atop Pro Soccer USA’s NWSL Power Rankings.
Click through our gallery and read the captions to catch up on our full power rankings before the NWSL’s midweek games Wednesday night.
Carli Lloyd is eager to deliver wins for her hometown club, but Sky Blue is still figuring out how to put together complete matches.