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  1. USWNT names roster that will go for 4th straight gold at OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Fox Sports

    ... the Olympics uses 18-player rosters, not the 23 that go to the World Cup. There were also the retirements of Abby Wambach, Lauren Holiday, Lori Chalupny and Shannon Boxx, which took them out of the running. Sydney Leroux and Amy Rodriguez are also ...


  2. U.S. Soccer reveals USWNT's Rio games rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Yahoo Sports

    ... the significant turnover in the once ossified women's team hierarchy, which has seen several mainstays like Abby Wambach, Christie Rampone, Lauren Holiday and Shannon Boxx retire in the last year. Fourteen of the 18 players were also on the World ...


  3. Who made the U.S. Olympic womena s soccer team? The list is out aRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... and Amy Rodriguez are not available because of pregnancy. Four veterans, including all-time scoring leader Abby Wambach, retired last winter. The Americans, 13-0-1 this year, will attempt to become the first team to win Women's World Cup and Olympic ...


  4. Justin Timberlake to Present Icon Award to Kobe Bryant, Peyton Manning and Abby Wambach at 2016 ESPYsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Billboard

    Justin Timberlake is set to present the ESPY Awards' Icon Award to a trio of athletes at Wednesday night's ceremony. For the first time,a the awards show will honor three retiring athletes with the award: former Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant; Denver Broncos' recent Super Bowl-winning quarterback Peyton Manning; and Olympic gold medalist and professional soccer player Abby Wambach.


  5. Rio 2016 Olympic Calympian: Alex Morgan, Women's soccer, USARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | California Golden Blogs

    ... The Cal Bears alum will be counted on to provide reliable scoring for a USWNT squad that has seen mainstays Abby Wambach and Lauren Cheney Holiday (UCLA alum) retire, fellow strikers Sydney Leroux and Amy Rodriguez on maternity break, and only ...


  6. 7 Campaigns Honored for Creative Excellence in Sports Advertising at the Clio Sports AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | AdWeek

    ... k of Montreal in the design category, TBWA\Chiat\Day's "Forget Me" campaign for Gatorade saluting soccer player Abby Wambach in the integrated campaign category and SapientNitro's "Summer Chill" integrated campaign for Dunkin' Donuts.


  7. Merceda s Nickles homers for USA Elite team, headed to ESPYs next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Los Banos Enterprise

    ... which will be emceed by ESPN's Sage Steele. Awards will be presented by Cam Newton, Karl Anthony-Towns and Abby Wambach. The six female finalists and six male finalists also will walk the red carpet at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday. "I am really ...


  8. Veteran Heather O'Reilly battling for Olympic spot on youthful USWNTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 |

    ... that position, but it's cool in the way that I've really seen every side of a role in the national team." With Abby Wambach and Shannon Boxx retiring over the past year and Christie Rampone removing herself from consideration for the Olympic squad, ...


  9. Quarter-century after Thomas hearing, Anita Hill fights on against harassment42 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 |

    ... House increased by 60 percent. Hill, a Brandeis University professor, joins actress and author Mindy Kaling and Abby Wambach, two-time Olympic gold medalist and FIFA Women's World Cup soccer champion, as keynote speakers at this year's Pennsylvania ...


  10. Penn State Student, Phi Mu THON Child Maddie Hill Passes OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Onward State

    ... creation of the hashtag #FightLikeHill. Word of the popular slogan even spread to former Olympic soccer player Abby Wambach, who echoed the saying and sent words of encouragement to Hill in a video shoutout on Twitter. "Huge, huge love is being sent ...


  11. No dog in the fight - But plenty of dogs in the yard. I went to Wesley College April 1 to watch...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Cape Gazette

    ... even at the college level, but don't get me started. Wambach charged with DUI - Retired American soccer star Abby Wambach, 35, was arrested in Portland, Ore., for driving under the influence. She has two gold medals, which may have been in her glove ...


  12. USWNT almost ready for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 |

    ... home for these Olympics, despite her recent struggles with a knee injury. Megan Rapinoe, who famously assisted Abby Wambach's game-tying goal against Brazil in extra time at the 2011 Women's World Cup, also rejoins the squad for this training camp, ...


  13. Kerry Washington, Megyn Kelly, Lena Dunham Urge Women to - Lean in Together' in PSARead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 |

    ... The video also features tennis great Serena Williams, Olympic gold medalist and retired women's soccer player Abby Wambach, and singer Selena Gomez. Opening up about her new initiative, Sandberg tells Dunham in a recent interview published in the ...


  14. Giving it their all! Team USA soccer star Christen Press and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... a dust-covered soccer ball against her upper thigh. She follows in the footsteps of the likes of Megan Rapinoe, Abby Wambach, and Hope Solo as a female soccer player taking part in the famous series. In an interview along with the cover, Christen ...


  15. Rapinoe makes USWNT roster, a hint coach Ellis wants consistencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Fox Sports

    ... the same on the defensive end, the changes since last year will be felt most in attack due to the absence of Abby Wambach (retired), Sydney Leroux (pregnant), Amy Rodriguez (pregnant) and Lauren Holiday (retired). The Olympic roster is a much ...


  16. U.S. Soccer Player Christen Press Gets Real About Having the 'Perfect Body' In the ESPN Body IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Shape

    ... spread and admitted to having a love-hate relationship with her big (and crazy strong!) calves. Now-retired Abby Wambach was in the 2012 Olympic issue , and said that she hoped "show people that no matter who you are, no matter what body type you ...


  17. Courtice's Allysha Chapman, Ajax's Nichelle Prince named to Canadian soccer team for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 |

    ... capped international player (243) and all-time leading goal-scorer (162), second in the world behind American Abby Wambach, who retired with 184 goals. The average age of the team will be just over 25 years, ranging from 17-year-old Deanne Rose to ...


  18. End of the old boys club? FIFA moves spur hope for equityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... growth - and for sure it's with the women's game right now. I'm excited to see what FIFA ends up doing," said Abby Wambach , the recently retired U.S. forward and 2012 FIFA World Player of the Year. "But the most important thing at this point is not ...


  19. Is Brooke Henderson Canada's top female athlete?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | CBC News

    ... soccer player the country has produced, Sinclair has 162 goals in 230 international caps, sitting behind only Abby Wambach on the all-time women's goal-scoring list. The Burnaby, B.C., native led the Canadian women's soccer team to an Olympic bronze ...


  20. Ex-USWNT goalkeeper Briana Scurry pledges to donate brain to womena s CTE researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... her brain to chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) research. Scurry joins former teammates Brandi Chastain, Abby Wambach and Megan Rapinoe in their pledge to donate their brains for the sake of studying CTE , a degenerative brain disease that is ...