U.S. women's national team coach Greg Ryan filled out is roster for the Women's World Cup when he named Marian Dalmy, Angela Hucles and Natasha Kai to the 21-player roster.
The USA headed to San Jose, Calif., Monday to prepare for its match against Japan on July 28 at Spartan Stadium.
Following the Japan match, the USA will have a little more than a week off before regrouping in Chicago on Aug. 6 in preparation for a match against New Zealand on Aug. 12 at Soldier Field.
The USA plays its final domestic match prior to the World Cup on Aug. 25 against Finland at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. before departing for China on Aug. 27.
U.S. WOMEN'S WORLD CUP ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS (3):Nicole Barnhart (Gilbertsville, Pa.), Briana Scurry (Dayton, Minn.), Hope Solo (Richland, Wash.);
DEFENDERS (6): Marian Dalmy (Lakewood, Colo.), Tina Ellertson (Vancouver, Wash.), Stephanie Lopez (Elk Grove, Calif.), Kate Markgraf (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.), Christie Rampone (Point Pleasant, N.J.), Cat Whitehill (Birmingham, Ala.);
MIDFIELDERS (7): Shannon Boxx (Redondo Beach, Calif.), Lori Chalupny (St. Louis, Mo.), Angela Hucles (Virginia Beach, Va.), Marci Jobson (St. Charles, Ill.), Carli Lloyd (Delran, N.J.), Leslie Osborne (Brookfield, Wis.), Aly Wagner (San Jose, Calif.);
FORWARDS (5):Natasha Kai (Kahuku, Hawaii), Kristine Lilly (Wilton, Conn.), Heather O'Reilly (East Brunswick, N.J.), Lindsay Tarpley (Kalamazoo, Mich.), Abby Wambach (Rochester, N.Y.)