WAMBACH - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WAMBACH News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Women’s soccer: Wambach teams up with international players in filing lawsuit over World Cup turf http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58479139-77/turf-players-fifa-artificial.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58479139-77/turf-players-fifa-artificial.html.csp">Women’s soccer: Wambach teams up with international players in filing lawsuit over World Cup turf</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Anne M. Peterson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T22:37:43.466-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 10:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">American soccer star Abby Wambach and a group of elite international players filed a lawsuit in Canada on Wednesday challenging plans to play the 2015 Women’s World Cup on artificial turf. Led by U.S. national team forward Wambach, the players filed the suit at the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal in Toronto, attorney Hampton Dellinger told The Associated Press. The women claim that playing the sport’s premier tournament on fake grass amounts to gender discrimination under Canadian law. Their male...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584791392014-10-01T22:37:43.466-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T22:37:43.466-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58479139@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:37:43 MDT Women’s soccer: U.S. beats Mexico; Hope Solo earns 73rd career shutout http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58431264-77/wambach-mexico-team-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58431264-77/wambach-mexico-team-women.html.csp">Women’s soccer: U.S. beats Mexico; Hope Solo earns 73rd career shutout</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:21.066-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rochester, N.Y. • Hope Solo extended her shutout record to 73, and Amy Rodriguez, Tobin Heath, Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe scored to help the U.S. women’s soccer team beat Mexico 4-0 in an exhibition game Thursday night in chilly conditions. Hometown hero Abby Wambach played the second half in the Americans’ final exhibition game before World Cup qualifying. The crowd started chanting “We Want Abby! We Want Abby!” in the 30th minute, and the Rochester native took the field after halftime. The...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584312642014-09-18T23:09:21.066-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T23:09:21.066-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58431264@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:21 MDT Women’s soccer: Hope Solo sets U.S. shutout record in 8-0 win over Mexico http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411243-77/solo-mexico-wambach-8-0.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411243-77/solo-mexico-wambach-8-0.html.csp">Women’s soccer: Hope Solo sets U.S. shutout record in 8-0 win over Mexico</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T14:01:58.551-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 02:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • The idea of the ball taking an awkward bounce or a slight deflection in the box didn’t weasel its way into the back of Hope Solo’s mind until the waning minutes. Suddenly, it dawned on one of the world’s best goalkeepers that a record she’d been seeking for so long was within moments of her grasp. The game, an international friendly against rival Mexico, was beyond being in hand. The United States women’s national team railroaded the opposition in the dominating 8-0 victory Saturday nigh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58411243@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:01:58 MDT