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USWNT to be celebrated with ticker-tape parade Wednesday in NYC

Michaela Smalley | July 9th, 2019

New York City is currently preparing to celebrate the four-time, FIFA Women’s World Cup Champions the U.S. Women’s National soccer team (USWNT) tomorrow morning with a ticker-tape parade celebration. The event will begin at 9:30 am ET in New York City. Fans from near and far will gather to share in the glory of a fourth U.S. World Cup victory with hopes of seeing the champs hoist the world cup trophy in person.  Continue reading


Thank you, Next. Megan Rapinoe and the USWNT Breeze Past France to Move on to the World Cup Semifinals 

Michaela Smalley | June 29th, 2019

The game was physical and the crowd was wild. With 45,595 fans present at Parc des Princes, the U.S. Women’s National Team shattered France’s World Cup dreams with a 2-1 quarterfinals victory.

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USWNT Trumps the White House by Declining Invite

Levon Satamian | June 28th, 2019

The USWNT defeated Spain 2-1, advancing to the quarterfinals against France. 

On Tuesday, a reporter asked Megan Rapinoe, if she was excited about going to the White House, she immediately said, “I’m not going to the f*cking White House,” adding that she hardly expects to even be invited.   Continue reading

USWNT Prepares for France Quarter-Final After Hard-fought Victory over Spain

Michaela Smalley | June 26th, 2019   

After a hard-fought victory against Spain on Monday, the U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) is preparing to take on France this Friday in a quarterfinals match in Paris. The match against Spain, which was a round of 16 matchup, was a very physical one, as both teams came out quickly and ready to play from the start of the match. Several players like Alex Morgan and Rose Lavelle took some hard hits inside the box leading to two penalty kicks. But shortly after the United States’ scored their first goal on a penalty kick, the USA’s mojo started to crumble a bit as goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher passed the ball to a tightly marked player which lead to an easy goal for Spain. The match ended with a 2-1 victory for the United States.  Continue reading

USWNT shines through group play and slanderous media commentary to clinch a spot in the knockout stage of the Women’s World Cup

Michaela Smalley | June 18th, 2019

Over the past week, the United States Women’s National Team (USWNT) has felt the sting of harsh media commentary concerning their FIFA Women’s World Cup debut victory over Thailand where they scored 13 goals, the most goals in a World Cup game in history. Some media personnel called the United States’ large margin victory and controversial, goal-accompanying celebrations as “disrespectful” “unnecessary” and “overkill”. The USWNT team tried to score as many goals as possible in order to create a cushion in goal differential for the days and games ahead. Continue reading