Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America ClassifiedsGame Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Leroux nets hat trick as USA romps
July 17th, 2010 2:55PM

MOST READ

MOST COMMENTED

[UNDER-20 WOMEN'S WORLD CUP] The USA got a hat trick from star Sydney Leroux to crush Switzerland and gain its first win at the Under-20 Women's World Cup in Germany on Saturday.

Kristie Mewis and Zakiya Bywaters also scored for the Americans, who led, 3-0, after 25 minutes.

Leroux's hat trick gives her four goals in two games and nine in two Under-20 World Cups.

The USA closes out group play against South Korea on Wednesday in Bielefeld.

The Koreans, who beat Ghana, 4-2, host Germany and North Korea are the only teams to win their first two games.

July 17 in Dresden
USA 5 Switzerland 0.
USA – K.Mewis (Leroux) 4th minute
USA – Leroux (Hayes) 23
USA – Bywaters (K.Mewis) 25
USA – Leroux (Pressley) 52
USA – Leroux (unassisted) 76
USA -- Henninger; Quon, Pressley, Dunn, Johnson; Hayes (Morris, 78), Brooks, Nairn, Bywaters (Pathman, 70); K.Mewis, Leroux (S.Mewis, 81)
Switzerland -- Schwery; Steinmann, Bouakaz (Kiwic, 46),  Stein, Kuster, Keller, Fimian, Waelti, Mehmeti (Joerg, 46); Crnogorcevic, Bachmann (Canetta, 74)
Att.: 17,234

GROUP A:
July 13 in Bochum
Germany 4 Costa Rica 2
Colombia 1 France 1
July 16 in Bochum
Germany 3 Colombia 1
France 2 Costa Rica 0

GROUP B:
July 13 in Bielefeld
North Korea 1 Brazil 0
Sweden 2 New Zealand 1
July 16 in Bielefeld
Brazil 1 Sweden 1
North Korea 2 New Zealand 1

GROUP C:

July 14 in Augsburg
England 1 Nigeria 1
Mexico 3 Japan 3
July 17 in Augsburg
Mexico 1 England 0
Nigeria 2 Japan 1

GROUP D;
July 14 in Dresden
USA 1 Ghana 1
South Korea 4 Switzerland 0
July 17 in Dresden
USA 5 Switzerland 0
South Korea 4 Ghana 2



0 comments
  1. James Madison
    commented on: July 19, 2010 at 8:31 p.m.
    So we will see Wednesday whether the Americans (a) use Teresa Noyola and (b)advance.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
MLS Preseason: Training camp and friendly schedules    
Toronto FC beats the LA Galaxy, 3-2, in a preseason scrimmage in the first of six ...
MLS player tracker with complete rosters (Feb. 5-6)    
Walker Zimmerman is back with FC Dallas. The 22-year-old defender whose late goal kept it in ...
What They're Saying: David Wagner    
"It wasn't a surprise for me. I spoke with Jurgen Klinsmann maybe a year ago and ...
TV Report: NBC Sports Group to air Olympic qualifying    
NBC Sports Group will air all 15 matches from the Concacaf Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship that ...
USA-Canada International Friendly Player Ratings    
The USA closed out its winter camp with a 1-0 win over Canada on a late ...
UCLA lands Pugh and Fleming in recruiting coup    
UCLA has signed U.S. women's national team player Mallory Pugh and Canadian Women's World Cup veteran ...
MLS player tracker with complete rosters (Feb. 4)    
Columbus Crew SC now has Ola Kamara to go along with Kei Kamara. The 26-year-old Ola ...
USA-Canada Preview: Youngsters should get second look    
Jurgen Klinsmann says he has two short-term goals for the USA's second and final test of ...
What They're Saying: Megan Rapinoe    
"Naturally, we're upset. The players are very, very upset. We feel disrespected. We feel that our ...
What They're Saying: Jerome Kiesewetter    
"I always did [feel like an American]. My mom always told me about my dad, about ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives