U.S. women's semifinal streak at world championships

[MAKING A LIST] With its 3-0 win over England in Sunday's quarterfinal at the 2008 Under-20 Women's World Cup in Chile, the USA kept its record intact of reaching the semifinals of every women's world championship it has entered.

Note: U.S. titles in bold.

YEAR CHAMPIONSHIP (HOST) U.S. FINISH
1991 Women's World Championship (China) 1st

1995 Women's World Championship (Sweden) 3rd
1996 Olympics (USA) 1st
1999 Women's World Cup (USA) 1st
2000 Olympics (Australia) 2nd
2002 Under-19 Women's World Championship (Canada) 1st
2003 Women's World Cup (USA) 3rd
2004 Olympics (Greece) 1st
2004 Under-19 Women's World Championship (Thailand) 3rd
2006 Under-20 Women's World Championship (Russia) 3rd
2007 Women's World Cup (China) 3rd
2008 Olympics (China) 1st
2008 Under-17 Women's World Cup (New Zealand) 2nd
2008 Under-20 Women's World Cup (Chile) ?

 

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