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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...

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Alex Morgan's goal leads US women to exhibition victory

...her 50th goal in 79 international appearances, becoming the third-fastest American woman to reach the mark behind Michelle Akers (49 games) and Abby Wambach (64).The goal ended a 217-minute scoring drought for the United States, which...

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Teammates Hamm, Foudy score bids to hall of fame

...on 137 of 141 ballots for 97.16 percent of the vote - both records. The previous highest percentage belonged to Michelle Akers, who was elected with 95.77 percent in 2005. Foudy was selected on 118 ballots for 83.69 percent. The voting...

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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...

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U.S. women down France, 3-1

...Sapowicz. It was Wambach's third goal of the tournament and 12th of her career, tying her with fellow American Michelle Akers for third on the all-time World Cup scoring list.Alex Morgan added an insurance goal in the 82nd, the first for...

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Girls find role models in players

...them," Parlow said. For the 12-year-old Parlow, her heroine was a pioneer in top-scale women's soccer, Michelle Akers. At a national team match, Akers received a red card from the referee, an automatic ejection in soccer. As she...

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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...

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Olympics briefs

...Heinrichs' Olympic plans. But the mainstays are still there, from Mia Hamm to Brandi Chastain to 34-year-old Michelle Akers, the oldest member of the team. Akers, who had shoulder surgery in April and suffers from chronic fatigue syndrome...

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Wambach, Morgan form powerful pair on US women's soccer team

...has 23 goals in 2012, leaving her and Morgan with a combined 51 ? four short of the record for an American duo.Michelle Akers and Carin Jennings scored 55 goals in 1991."It just came very natural for us, playing together, as I continued...

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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...

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