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Mark Parsons named Spirit coach

Updated: July 1, 2013, 11:18 AM ET
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The Washington Spirit on Monday replaced head coach Mike Jorden with the team's current W-League head coach Mark Parsons for the second half of the 2013 season.

"I feel everyone at the club has, and will continue to have, great respect for Mike as a professional and as a person," Spirit general manager Chris Hummer said. "But the poor results of the past six weeks have pushed the team into last place, and that's just not something we can accept. We have the best fans in NWSL, and they deserve ...

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