Tag Archives: Algarve Cup

An Elephant Mired in It's Own Muck

That’s how Michael Steele has described the Republican Party. I agree that muck is a great way to describe a medium comprised of the detritus of right wing preachers, radio hacks, and turdblossoms.  But it doesn’t seem wise for a … Continue reading

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OMG – Kia Does It!

Tasha scored in the 90th minute – on what sounds like an absolutely brilliant goal (assist from Rampone). This pulls out the 1-0 win for the USWNT who continue undefeated in the 2009 Algarve. Hope somebody posts video of this … Continue reading

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USWNT vs. Denmark and Other Wednesday Morning News

Check out MatchTracker starting at 7AM ET to follow the USWNT’s opening game of the Algarve Cup.  They start off against Denmark, in a match-up that could prove one of their more difficult of the tournament. “It’s not a World … Continue reading

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Saturday's Here!

Happy Saturday everyone! Looks like it’s going to be one beauty of a day. HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew should be on their way in another couple of hours and if I disappear for a while after they arrive, well, you’ll know … Continue reading

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Slow Starting Sunday

Hmmm – the usual internet issues this morning – and an e-mail from FairPoint indicating that my webspace is now available.  Hey FairPoint – it ain’t my webspace that’s the problem.  Could you maybe help me with the little e-mail … Continue reading

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Storms, Soccer, Streep (and Maybe a Touch of Strep) on Sunday

HollyCornblog is back on line and sent along some photos of what it was looking like in her world yesterday. Here’s a beauty! In the meantime, I had the occasion to drive over toward the Monadnock region of NH (actually … Continue reading

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Spyware Chronicles, Algarve, etc.

Late Tuesday night, in a bit of a cold-induced daze, I downloaded what looked like a cool Bracket Tool for March Madness.  BAD idea!  Next thing I knew I was getting pop-up after pop-up warning me of spyware on my computer.  … Continue reading

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Dominican College at the Algarve

Here’s a great story about a US collegian who’s been called up to play for the Women’s National Team of Portugal at the Algarve Cup.  Dominican College is just 17 miles from NYC in the Hudson Valley.  Angela Correia, a … Continue reading

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Algarve News!

Hey folks – it’s time to start gearing up for the Algarve Cup, which kicks off in Portugal soon!  For those of you who don’t follow women’s soccer much – here’s a chance to hop on the bandwagon and get familiar … Continue reading

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Algarve Roster is Up

USWNT coach Pia Sundhage has put out her 20-player roster for the Algarve Cup.  Here’s the release from US Soccer.  I took a quick look just now and noticed that Nicole Barnhart is the back-up keeper.  No Briana Scurry.  I don’t know … Continue reading

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