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US women bask in World Cup title

...occasionally sipping bubbly with her teammates and trying to balance the Women's World Cup championship trophy on her head.A day after the United States claimed its third Women's World Cup title, the party was still going on in Vancouver on Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-06/us-women-bask-world-
US women eye payback against Japan

...the United States lost to Japan in the Women's World Cup title match in Germany...final, this time in Canada. The U.S. women are favored, and there figures to be a...won the World Cup the first year of the women's tournament in 1991, and then again...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-04/us-women-eye-payback
Rants & Raves

...cutting off heads, burning alive, drowning in cages and throwing off buildings. ISIS and Boko Haram are taking girls and women as captive to be used as sex slaves in the name of Islam. Then these folks run around blowing up people with bombs like the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-06/rants-raves
Overtime

...on Monday to strip Mayweather of the belt for not complying. Women's BasketballGamecocks top attendance listSouth Carolina has ended Tennessee's 11-year run atop the attendance standings in women's basketball.The Gamecocks averaged 12,293 fans this past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-06/overtime
Serena wins showdown between sisters in straight sets

...Madison Keys, Timea Bacsinszky vs. Garbine Muguruza. Serena, Keys and Vandeweghe give the United States three Wimbledon women's quarterfinalists for the first time since 2004.Three of Wednesday's men's quarterfinals are set: Roger Federer against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-06/serena-wins-showdown-between-sist
Sickening crimes

...were arrested in connection with the crimes recently by the Aiken County Sheriff's Office.The suspects, five men and two women from North Augusta and the Midland Valley area, are facing charges ranging from first-degree burglary to drug possession...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-05/sickening-crimes
All-Star likes what he sees of pioneering girl at MLB camp

...Mayeux became eligible to be signed by pro teams, having been added to MLB's international registration list, in a first for women.In an AP interview earlier in week, Mayeux said she wants to "reach the highest level I can" in baseball and dreams of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-05/all-star-likes-what-he-s
Plenty of storylines are set for Manic Monday

...opponent will be Kevin Anderson, a 14th-seed who has never been past the fourth round at a Grand Slam tournament.? Four women who have come close but are still looking for their first major title will also be on court today: Caroline Wozniacki, Agnieszka...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-05/plenty-storylines-are-set-manic-m
Carli Lloyd's hat trick helps Americans win third World Cup title

...Three times.And with it came the Americans' elusive third Women's World Cup title.Lloyd scored three times as the U.S...roared in approval for Lloyd's hat trick, the first ever in a Women's World Cup final."I was just on a mission," Lloyd said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-05/carli-lloyds-hat-tri
FIFA bans former World Cup inspector

...youth academy.ENGLISH APOLOGY: The English Football Association apologized for a tweet it subsequently deleted about its Women's World Cup team which prompted criticism across social media Monday.After England returned from its third-place finish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-06/fifa-bans-former-wor