Portland star Stephanie Lopez
started for the USA on the left side of midfield and played the entire 90
minutes in its 2-2 tie with North Korea.
Northern Illinois head coach Marci Jobson
is a reserve on the U.S. team. She has been blogging
about her experience in China. CANADA.
Princeton's Diana Matheson
, UCLA's Kara Lang
and Portland's Sophie Schmidt
all started for
Canada in its 2-1 loss to Norway. Florida senior Melanie Booth
and North Carolina's Robin Gayle
For Matheson, a senior, and Lang, a red-shirt sophomore, it is their second World Cup. NEW ZEALAND.
Stanford's Ali Riley
and Coastal Carolina's Emma Humphries
and Emily McColl
all started for New Zealand in its 5-0
loss to Brazil.