[UNDER-20 WOMEN'S WORLD CUP]
The USA moved into the quarterfinals of the Under-20 Women's World Cup in Chile with a 3-0 win over Argentina in Saturday.
Florida State's Becky Edwards
opened the scoring in the 11th minute and California's Alex Morgan
added a pair of second-half goals for the Americans, whose six points in two games assure them a place in the quarterfinal round.
The shutout was the second in a row for the
"I was very pleased with my defense today," said Coach Tony DiCicco
, "and I had a feeling that if our defense was good
then we would get a goal eventually."
Nov. 22 in Chillan USA 3 Argentina 0.
11, Morgan 53, 90.
USA -- Naeher, Reed, Fowlkes, Marshall, Klingenberg, Edwards, Nairn, Wells (Winters, 56), Leroux, Morgan (DiMartino, 90+), Washington (Enyeart, 56). Argentina --
Callelo, Chavez, Espindola, Hernandez (Bracamonte 57), Mendieta, Bedini (Larroquette, 81), Jaimes, Potassa, Mandrile, Gomez (Ferrero, 86), Santana. Yellow Cards:
USA -- Edwards 75, Klingenberg 79; Argentina -- Chavez 24, Callelo 54, Santana 87, Bracamonte 90. Referee:
Cristina Ionescu (Romania). Att.: