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Chasing the Dream

One-by-one this offseason, National Women’s Soccer League players opting to retire possessed a common trait: they are women in their mid-20s, and are either at their athletic peak or nearing it. 2,273 more words

U.S. Women's Soccer

A Star (Still) in the Making

DELRAN, N.J. – Penalty kicks are mind games. They are soccer’s version of the stare-down in a chess match just before checkmate; that look that asks, ‘Are you sure about that move?’ 3,730 more words


The evolution of sports through technology: How SportsBoard is changing the game

In Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game, Michael Lewis says, “No matter how successful you are, change is always good. There can never be a status quo . 340 more words


US Soccer Standing By Decision To Allow Hope Solo To Play While Facing Charges

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — U.S. Soccer is standing by its decision to allow goalkeeper Hope Solo to continue to play while she faces domestic violence charges. 758 more words


U.S. women's national soccer goalie accused of domestic violence. Mainstream media silent.

Apparently, domestic violence from a pro athlete is only a national news story if the perpetrator is male.

The official account shows that Hope Solo extended her shutout record to 73 games as the U.S.

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Social Issues

OH NO! Hope Solo Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges (DETAILS)

Seems like Soccer is taking over all of the media, good and bad.

U.S Women’s National goalkeeper and Olympic Gold Medalist Hope Solo was arrested this weekend after allegedly hitting her sister and nephew during a family gathering in Seattle. 84 more words