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U.S. not making most of goal chances

...flying over the goal.Wambach is the third-leading scorer in U.S. history with 117 goals, and is second only to Michelle Akers with nine World Cup goals. However, she has scored just once this season, and her shortcomings in the tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-07-03/us-not-making-most-g
30 players picked for Olympic soccer camp

...Veronica Zepeda and Sara Randolph, who are all 17, and Michelle Akers, who has a dislocated shoulder and may need surgery...Pryce, Danielle Slaton, Kate Sobrero. Midfielders: Michelle Akers, Aleisha Cramer, Lorrie Fair, Julie Foudy, Jena...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/29/oth_286243.shtml
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U.S. women fall to Norway

...which lost for the first time in 22 games -- played without several members of the 1999 World Cup-winning squad: Michelle Akers, Lorrie Fair, Cindy Parlow and Tisha Venturini. "The United States has had a tough time over the last months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/07/oth_281892.shtml
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World Cup champs hope to keep 'riding the wave'

...progress the game has made. "It's been like going from the middle of the Sahara Desert to New York City," said Michelle Akers, the U.S. team's oldest player at 34. "Now we're all under a magnifying glass -- how we behave, who we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/06/oth_281722.shtml
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Overtime: Triples help Russian beat U.S.'s Kwan

...Keller was picked as the men's player of year by the U.S. Soccer Federation for the second time Saturday and Michelle Akers won the women's award for the third time. Keller, a goalkeeper from Lacey, Wash., who plays for Rayo Vallecano...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/16/oth_279688.shtml
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World Cup notebook: Akers again inspires teammates

...locker room to grab her teammates and celebrate. Michelle Akers needed an IV after leaving the game because of heat...teammates," U.S. coach Tony DiCicco said. "Michelle Akers inspires me and I know she does her teammates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/11/oth_265439.shtml
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Giving back: Chastain earmarks $1,000 to Chinese children

...Saturday's final against the Chinese. " The people were very warm and accommodating, especially the children." Michelle Akers would like her donation to go to a children's village in Israel, while Carla Overbeck chose one in Haiti. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/10/oth_265367.shtml
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U.S. women advance to championship

...Americans needed in what wasn't a sharp offensive performance by the usually dynamic hosts. Although Cindy Parlow and Michelle Akers found the net, the U.S. team would not have found its way to the Rose Bowl for next Saturday's final had Scurry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/05/oth_265067.shtml
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United States edges Germany

...the United States, which had several good chances on the flanks. But the U.S. goal came down the middle after Michelle Akers' pass went off defender Steffi Jones -- who has an American father but was born in Frankfurt -- and into space...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/02/oth_264873.shtml
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Win or else time for US and other quarterfinalists

...their mission very seriously. "That was the worst feeling I've ever had in soccer and I will never forget it," Michelle Akers said. "There's a difference between being focused and being centered. We were distracted in some ways in '95...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/01/oth_264796.shtml
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