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Robin Roberts Talks to Elizabeth Edwards … and More USWNT Olympic Roster News and Analysis

Here’s just a quick piece from The Huffington Post, highlighting a Robin Roberts interview with Elizabeth Edwards about her commitment to work with the Obama team – especially focusing on health care issues. Meanwhile Charlie Black’s disturbing statement quoted in … Continue reading

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The Roster

Okay – it’s up! Here’s the 18-woman USWNT Roster for the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. No big surprises, as far as I can tell. Aly Wagner played herself back into the mix after a long, injury-ridden hiatus – and it … Continue reading

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Olympic Webcasts Available

Okay – maybe this is a little premature, but if you’ve been worried about being able to catch the USWNT games during the Olympics … it looks like there’s actually no need to be overly concerned. Every single competition in … Continue reading

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The Last Primary Tuesday …

… and it’s reported on the Huffington Post that Hillary Clinton will be making a major speech tonight – one to which she’s invited major donors and supporters. If this isn’t it, it’s gotta be coming soon. It’s my hope … Continue reading

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Olympics Updates: Women's Marathon Trial Results and Soccer Draws

The race in Boston is over and Deena Kastor took first place with a time of 2:29.35. The Boston Trials site has the full results, as well as links to additional information about each runner. Kasie Enman finished in 11th … Continue reading

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Soccer Stuff from Minnesota and San Diego and Delran and …

It sounds like Briana Scurry is not out of the Olympic picture for the USWNT, but she’s probably third amongst three goalies (Hope Solo and Nicole Barnhart being the other two). It’ll be interesting to see what kind of playing … Continue reading

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USWNT Heads to Brazil .. Sorta!

Apparently Dodge has signed with the USSF as a major sponsor and their new campaign for the Journey features the U.S. women’s national soccer team. Slated to start airing this week, here’s the link to the new ad – a … Continue reading

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USWNT Qualifies for Beijing, and JordanCornblog Sleeps In!

No, these two facts are not related. Yes, the USWNT won their Olympic qualifying match 3-0 against Costa Rica. All of the goals involved Natasha Kai and all were scored in the second half, as Costa Rica successfully bunkered in … Continue reading

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USWNT Vs Costa Rica

The US Women’s National Team finishes up their CONCACAF qualifying run at 5PM MT with a game against Costa Rica. The game can be followed on MatchTracker, and is also reportedly on GolTV out of Canada, if you’re lucky enough … Continue reading

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