Lauren Holiday »

Monday Roundup: Lauren Holiday opens up about brain surgery, recovery

Monday Roundup: Lauren Holiday opens up about brain surgery, recovery

The Equalizer Staff February 20, 2017 63

Also in today’s roundup, Abby Wambach announces engagement, Colombia’s first women’s professional league kicks off inaugural season, Michele Vasconcelos postpones rookie season, Chicago finalizes preseason schedule and Savannah Jordan scores a hat trick in professional

Read More »
Friday Roundup: Canada to play friendly in Germany

Friday Roundup: Canada to play friendly in Germany

The Equalizer Staff January 20, 2017 30

Also in today’s roundup, Australian star Larissa Crummer injures foot and Lauren Holiday posts Instagram message to her baby daughter on inauguration day Canada Soccer announced on Friday that the national team will travel

Read More »
Holiday recovering following surgery to remove brain tumor

Holiday recovering following surgery to remove brain tumor

The Equalizer Staff October 27, 2016 20

Former U.S. women’s national team star Lauren Holiday is recovering after having surgery earlier this week to remove a benign brain tumor. Holiday underwent the procedure at Duke University just one month after she

Read More »
Lauren Holiday gives birth, awaits brain surgery

Lauren Holiday gives birth, awaits brain surgery

The Equalizer Staff September 29, 2016 12

Lauren Holiday gave birth to a newborn girl in North Carolina last week, New Orleans Pelicans players revealed. Holiday will now wait six weeks before undergoing surgery to have a benign brain tumor removed.

Read More »
The Lowdown: The latest from Week 17

The Lowdown: The latest from Week 17

Dan Lauletta September 7, 2016 25

Following a midseason crunch in the standings, the NWSL playoff race crystallized a bit during Week 17. The Spirit became the first to officially clinch and maintained control of the Shield race. And the

Read More »
NWSL Week in Review: Rapinoe Not In It For Herself

NWSL Week in Review: Rapinoe Not In It For Herself

Ray Curren September 6, 2016 389

Unfortunately, it is probably a good indication of where the NWSL is in the national sports pecking order that the news of Megan Rapinoe kneeling for the national anthem didn’t break until after Sunday’s

Read More »
Pregnant Lauren Holiday needs brain surgery to remove tumor

Pregnant Lauren Holiday needs brain surgery to remove tumor

The Equalizer Staff September 4, 2016 36

Former U.S. women’s national team midfielder Lauren Holiday, who is pregnant, has a brain tumor which will require surgery after she gives birth, according to her husband, Jrue Holiday. The tumor was discovered in

Read More »
2015 Year in Review: National Women’s Soccer League

2015 Year in Review: National Women’s Soccer League

Dan Lauletta December 30, 2015 161

Third seasons have been the bugaboo for women’s pro soccer leagues.  WUSA teetered on the brink before pushing ahead with its third season in 2003.  When it was over, the league was in such

Read More »
The Lowdown: XI NWSL things to be thankful for

The Lowdown: XI NWSL things to be thankful for

Dan Lauletta November 25, 2015 39

I’m not normally one to cover personal matters in my column, but it’s the middle of the offseason and the start of the holiday season is upon us.  So what the heck.  Here are

Read More »
Holiday, Chalupny say goodbye to USWNT

Holiday, Chalupny say goodbye to USWNT

Jeff Kassouf October 25, 2015 9

Sunday marks the last time Lauren Holiday and Lori Chalupny will wear United States jerseys. The U.S. women play Brazil in Orlando (3 p.m. ET, FS1) in a rematch of Wednesday’s 1-1 draw, which

Read More »