Megan Rapinoe

Megan Rapinoe, left, and Carli Lloyd of the United States celebrate in the first half against Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup Final at BC Place Stadium on July 5, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada.  (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

U.S. Gets Its Revenge, Blitzes Japan For Record Third Women’s World Cup Title

Carli Lloyd came up big again. Three times. And with it came the Americans’ elusive third Women’s World Cup title.

07/05/2015

Megan Rapinoe

Rapinoe, Holiday Out For U.S. In World Cup Quarterfinals

Midfielders Lauren Holiday and Megan Rapinoe won’t be able to play because of accumulated yellow cards.

06/23/2015

Julie Johnston

Crooks: U.S. Women’s National Team Really Needs To Consider A Formation Change ASAP

With five days to prepare and two opponents that should cause minimal resistance on the path to the semifinals, the USWNT has adequate time and a strong need to change the structure of its system.

06/19/2015

American midfielder Megan Rapinoe celebrates after scoring her second goal during the Group D match of the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup against Australia in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on June 8, 2015. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rapinoe Provided The Spark That Jump-Started The Jittery Americans

Megan Rapinoe is the crafty midfielder that is sparking hope that the United States will leave Canada having ended 16-year Women’s World Cup championship drought.

06/09/2015

The United States celebrates with the American flag after defeating Japan by a score of 2-1 to win the Women's Football gold medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games at Wembley Stadium. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Brash, American Winning Machines

Call them whatever you like, but the U.S. Women’s Olympic soccer team backed-up their perceived boastfulness by living up to expectations.

08/10/2012

The United States Women's National Team celebrate scoring the winning goal during injury time of extra time during the London 2012 Olympic football semi final match at Old Trafford. (Photo credit: PAUL ELLIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Hartnett: US, Canada Deliver A Soccer Spectacle At Old Trafford

For a stadium that had seen so many epic clashes, yesterday’s Olympic semifinal encounter between the United States’ Women’s National Team and Canada was befitting of stadium nicknamed the “Theatre of Dreams.”

08/07/2012

USA-Canada

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Stuns Canada In Olympics Instant Classic

Now the Americans will be out to avenge one of the most gut-wrenching losses in the program’s history.

08/06/2012