Tag Archives: Cat Whitehill

Soccer, and That's All – Almost

As the Senate gets ready to vote on a new bill to stave off economic disaster, and Sarah prepares (feverishly) to debate, and George Will joins the ranks of those who see her as unqualified to serve … and some … Continue reading

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McCain's Geography (and Internet Travels), Hillary's VP Chances, and (Of Course) Some USWNT Soccer …

John McCain made another Bush-worthy geography gaffe yesterday – this time on “Good Morning America.” Sorry, John, Iraq and Pakistan don’t actually share a border. (As an aside, I’ve always wished that some brave member of the press would ask … Continue reading

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Solo, Scurry, and the USWNT – JordanCornblog Weighs In

In the run-up to the Oly’s it’s interesting to read the analysis being posted about the whole Solo-Scurry-Ryan episode at the 2007 Women’s World Cup. Following on the heels of the SI piece by Grant Wahl, we have commentary from: … Continue reading

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Mitts Tidbits … and Other Lunchtime Fare

Cincinnati’s own Heather Mitts is recovering well from her last injury, and looks to be on track for an Olympic Roster slot. The recently-turned-30 defender has had some PTSD, according to her hometown paper The Enquirer, as USWNT mates Leslie … Continue reading

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More on Cat's ACL – and Then Something Light for Your Lunchtime Enjoyment

Here’s an article from Cat Whitehill’s hometown newspaper, in which her dad seems to speculate about the relationship between hard training and her ACL tear. Pia has definitely had the team training hard – and Cat had been playing catch-up, … Continue reading

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USWNT News Flash

I just read on the net that Cat Whitehill tore her ACL while training in Korea yesterday for the Peace Queen Cup. This is obviously a huge disappointment for her – particularly so as she had worked so hard to … Continue reading

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Matildas Scare USWNT (Again)

Sorry to be a little late on the uptake, but I was away … so just watched the USWNT vs. Australia game last night. The game ended in a 5-4 win for the US and included some moments of offensive … Continue reading

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Monday Odds and Ends

The USWNT plays Norway today at the Algarve, and the game kicks off at 11AM ET.  Check it out on the USSF site (on Matchtracker) at gametime, and read the preview here, if you want some background. Here’s an interview from Fair Game with … Continue reading

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Saturday Soccer Stuff

Sorry to be slow about the Algarve updates … but following is a collection of tidbits I’ve gleaned here and there.  In Alvor, Portugal,  the USWNT defeated a very feisty squad from Italy by a score of 2-0.  Lindsay Tarpley … Continue reading

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The Algarve – Round Two

This morning at 8:45 ET the USWNT faces Italy in their second game at the Algarve.  I realized, in reading up on this event, that I hadn’t really provided a basic overview of this competition … so here you go! … Continue reading

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