Marietta, GA, United States
The U.S. Women's National Team defeated world No. 6 Australia, 5-3 on Thursday night in front of 17,264 fans at Dick's Sporting Goods Park as Alex Morgan scored the 100 th goal of her career and Mallory Pugh notched two goals in front of her hometown crowd.
U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named 25 players to a training camp roster ahead of two June matches against Japan.
The National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced on Friday the 2015 NSCAA All-America Teams for NCAA Division I women's teams.
Former Potomac area club players Andi Sullivan (Stanford) and Tyler Lussi (Princeton) have been named semifinalists for the 2015 MAC Women's Hermann Trophy. University of Virginia defender/midfielder Emily Sonnett is also on the ballot. Voting is currently open to the public.
PSW: The U.S. Under-23 Women’s National Team will hold a training camp in Lakewood Ranch, Florida, from April 26-May 3, featuring 24 current collegiate players. Emily Sonnett (Virginia; Marietta, Ga.), Andi Sullivan (Stanford; Lorton, Va.), Alexis Shaffer (Virginia; Cary, N.C.), Makenzy Doniak (Virginia; Chino Hills, Calif.) and Ashley Meier (Virginia Tech; Strongsville, Ohio) are among the college players named to the roster. TSW: The U.S. Under-23 Women’s National Team will hold a training camp in Lakewood Ranch, Florida, from April 26-May 3, featuring 24 current collegiate players. Local player Cari Roccaro (Notre Dame; East Islip, N.Y.) has been named to the roster.
The U.S. Under-23 Women’s National Team will travel to La Manga, Spain, from Feb. 21-March 3 for three matches in a six-team invitational tournament. The USA will face the U-23 squads from Japan (Feb. 26), Norway (Feb. 28) and England (March 2). The friendly tournament also features China PR and Sweden.
The No. 8 Virginia women’s soccer team captured the 2012 ACC Championship with a 4-0 win over No. 7 Maryland in Sunday’s final at the WakeMed Soccer Park.
Last week's NWSL draft offered intrigue, upgraded production quality and an exciting start to the professional soccer careers of dozens of talented young women. Mark Shawhan was among the sizeable contingent of media on hand, and he's compiled a detailed evalution of the 2016 draft crop.
Youth soccer origins of the USWNT's World Cup squad.