BOYDS, Md. – Alex Morgan and Jessica McDonalds both scored twice to lead the Portland Thorns to a 6-1 victory over the Washington Spirit in Maryland Saturday.
Morgan, who recently came back from injury, assisted Christine Sinclair in the fifth minute for the Thorn’s first goal.
Morgan went on to score two more goals.
Washington scored in the 62nd minute but couldn’t stop the Thorns’ momentum.
In the 82nd minute, McDonald subbed in for Morgan and quickly scored back-to-back goals.
The final Thorns goal was scored by Allie Long in stoppage time.
The Thorns are now 6-4-2. Next, they will take on Sky Blue FC Wednesday at Providence Park.