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Tons of Good USWNT Stuff as They Go for the Gold versus Brazil!

The news wires are now full of player profiles, match reports, you name it, as the US women’s soccer team gears up for its gold medal match versus Brazil on Thursday morning. This team is living up to the Nike … Continue reading

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Piercy, Phelps, Phillies, Phantastic Phootball Phanatics … and of Course the USWNT … and Elvis!

First (from The Writer’s Almanac), a wonderful poem by Marge Piercy to start your day with something introspective – before diving into the usual sports-centric deluge! This poem runs along the thought-path I was pursuing last night just before sleep. … Continue reading

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Soccer Interlude

Here’s a nice article about USWNT coach Pia Sundhage from the NY Times and another from ESPN Soccernet.  The USWNT hits the field again for CONCACAF qualifying against Jamaica on April 4 and Mexico on April 6.  (Both games are in Mexico … Continue reading

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Pia in SI & Soccernet … and a Smidgeon of February Camp News … and a New Assistant!

Here’s a great article about Pia from Sports Illustrated that someone just posted on BigSoccer.  (Thanks!)  And here’s another from ESPN’s Soccernet.  What a breath of fresh air … psychologically, tactically.  Hallelujah!  (No wonder Sweden put her on a stamp!) And … Continue reading

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