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Saturday Aug 9 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

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Mercy dedicates field to Abby Wambach The soccer star said she was "beyond moved" by Friday's dedication.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Abby Wambach, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Football, New York High School Sports, High School Sports

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Mashable

Women's World Cup Players Threaten FIFA With Gender Discrimination Suit

Alleging gender discrimination, dozens of top female soccer players have threatened to sue FIFA, world soccer's governing body, and the Canadian Soccer Association over artificial playing surfaces planned to be used for the 2015 Women's World Cup in Canada.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Heather O'Reilly, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Nadine Angerer, Usain Bolt, Olympic Athletics, Mixed Martial Arts, Gabriel Gonzaga

Mon Jul 14, 2014

USA Today

Guide to keeping up with soccer after World Cup

You might be recovering from a soccer hangover Monday following what may have been the greatest World Cup from start to finish, but just because play has ceased in Brazil doesn't mean that you have to wait another four years to see world-class games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, FIFA Soccer World Cup, United States World Cup, Clint Dempsey, Soccer Players, DeAndre Yedlin

Sun Jul 13, 2014

OregonLive.com

John Canzano's 25 most influential people in Oregon sports: Complete list, others considered, dropouts

Every year when I compile the list of the 25 Most Influential People in Oregon Sports readers want to know, "How do I formally nominate someone?" I am open year-round to suggestions, comments, emails , Tweets and discussions in the grocery-store line and on the gym treadmill about who should/shouldn't be on the annual list.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Christine Sinclair, Soccer Players, Darlington Nagbe, Will Johnson

Fri Jul 11, 2014

ThinkProgress

15 Years Ago, The U.S. Women's National Team Gave Us Our Greatest World Cup Moment

Every four years when the men's World Cup rolls around, there are hand-wringing questions about whether this will finally be the time that Americans fall in love with soccer, and whether the American soccer team will provide enough sustained success for that to happen.

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Related Topix: Sports, Abby Wambach, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, FIFA Soccer World Cup, United States World Cup, US News, Liberal Political News

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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