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USC returns to College Cup final with 1-0 win over Georgetown

USC returns to College Cup final with 1-0 win over Georgetown

Allison Lee December 2, 2016 71

The University of Southern California defeated Georgetown, 1-0, to advance to the 2016 College Cup final. The result marks just the second time the USC Trojans have advanced it to the national championship game

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Michaela Abam goal advances WVU to College Cup final

Michaela Abam goal advances WVU to College Cup final

Allison Lee December 2, 2016 14

West Virginia University defeated the University of North Carolina, 1-0, to advance to the College Cup final for the first time in program history. The Mountaineers will face USC in Sunday’s final. WVU, the

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Transfers help catapult USC to College Cup

Transfers help catapult USC to College Cup

Jennifer Gordon December 2, 2016 2

SAN JOSE, CA. — On national signing day, a lot of the young women formalizing their college commitments dream about winning a national title with their respective schools. For six members of the University

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North Carolina takes an unusual path to College Cup

North Carolina takes an unusual path to College Cup

Jennifer Gordon December 2, 2016 2

SAN JOSE, CA. — Pressure is a privilege. It’s an adage that’s been repeated by highly accomplished athletes and programs for decades. It’s hard to name a collegiate program in any sport that embodies

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Lloyd, Ellis named finalists for FIFA year end awards

Lloyd, Ellis named finalists for FIFA year end awards

The Equalizer Staff December 2, 2016 101

Carli Lloyd and Jill Ellis remain in contention to repeat as The Best FIFA Women’s Player and Coach respectively after the sport’s global governing body announced the three finalists for each on Friday. Lloyd

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Jodie Taylor hits winner on return to England side

Jodie Taylor hits winner on return to England side

Kieran Theivam December 1, 2016 3

England coach Mark Sampson described Jodie Taylor as ‘one of the best number nine’s on the planet’ after scoring her first England goal since the 2015 World Cup in the narrow 1-0 victory over

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