The USA went 3-0 in games against Canada during the recent under-20 and under-18 camps for girls national teams in Boulder, Colo.
The U-20s routed Canada's U-20s, 8-0, scoring six goals in
the first half -- three in the first 10 minutes. Forwards Sydney Leroux
and Toni Pressley
each scored twice while
, Charney Burke
, Maya Hayes
and Samantha Mewis
added single scores.
The second meeting two days later was a different story as the Americans edged Canada, 2-1, on goals from Elizabeth Eddy
and Leroux, the Golden Ball and Golden Shoe winner at the 2008 Under-20 Women's World Cup in Chile.
The U.S. U-18s also beat up on Canada's U-20s, winning,
5-1. They raced out to a 3-0 lead on goals by Chioma Ubogagu
, Sam Johnson
(free kick from 25 yards out). In the second half, Kaelia Ohai
made it 4-0, Canada international Jonelle
scored seconds later, but Ahsha Smith
later added a fifth goal for the Americans.
In other results, the U-20s lost to a Colorado
select team, 3-0, while the U-18s beat the Real Colorado Cougars, 2-1.