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Rampone will play in Olympics ‘if body holds up’

Rampone will play in Olympics ‘if body holds up’

The Equalizer Staff July 11, 2015 358

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Christie Rampone says she’ll play in the 2016 Rio Olympics if her 40-year-old body allows her to. “If my body holds up I’ll be there,” she said. The longtime United States

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Riley laments absences; unsure on Morgan return

Riley laments absences; unsure on Morgan return

Dan Lauletta July 11, 2015 204

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Following Saturday’s Portland Thorns FC loss to Sky Blue FC, head coach Paul Riley lamented his team’s lack of punch, mostly due to the absence of forward Alex Morgan and eight

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Second-half surge sees Reign extend unbeaten run

Second-half surge sees Reign extend unbeaten run

The Equalizer Staff July 11, 2015 15

For 45 minutes, it looked like the Western New York Flash had finally solved Seattle Reign FC. Then the Reign scored three goals in six minutes just after halftime, continuing their recent dominance in

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Kerr’s debut delivers Sky Blue first win since April

Kerr’s debut delivers Sky Blue first win since April

The Equalizer Staff July 11, 2015 44

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — A fresh face brought a needed boost to central New Jersey. Australian international Sam Kerr scored in her first game in a Sky Blue FC uniform to lift the last-place NWSL

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Canada beats Ecuador in wild Pan Am opener

Canada beats Ecuador in wild Pan Am opener

The Equalizer Staff July 11, 2015 7

After scoring a brace, Janine Beckie got called into double duty on Saturday. The 20-year-old played goalkeeper to end Canada’s 5-2 victory over Ecuador on Saturday on the opening day of the Pan Am

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NWSL Week 13 Preview:  Welcome Back Weekend

NWSL Week 13 Preview: Welcome Back Weekend

Dan Lauletta July 11, 2015 64

NWSL has declared this Welcome Back Weekend presented by Coppertone as the fledgling league looks to capitalize on the women’s soccer buzz sweeping the nation over the last week. Here is a look at

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