Jacqui — USA Thrill in Win over Japan

USWNT 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Champions

Our United States Women are World Champions once again, a declaration we have been waiting a long time to say. This game erased 16 years of pain, suffering and disappointment. We can finally celebrate and remember this date in history. Right from the start there was this feeling of nervous excitement. We came out focused, […]

Jacqui – USA and Japan Meet Again In World Cup Final

2015 Women's Soccer: USA vs New Zealand APR 04

When the United States takes on Japan in the final, this will be the 32nd meeting between the two nations. While the Americans have been at the forefront of the sport, Japan came out of nowhere four years ago. In the previous 31 matches, the U.S. has 24 wins, 6 ties and 1 loss. Many […]

A Beautiful Game


Despite last nights shock ending that sends Japan to the World Cup Final against the USA Sunday, there are games of equal if not greater import going on. Fox Soccer shared this one post-game last night. A wonderful story from Fox Sports. Well done!

Jacqui – USA Outlast Germany

USWNT Open CONCACAF Qualifying with shutout of Trinidad at Sporting Park

What a game. What an atmosphere. And most importantly what a win for the United States over Germany to send them into the final. Many fans were unsure if we could win this game, and they had reason to from our less than convincing performances thus far in the tournament. But this team played their […]

Six Missouri Teams Reach Region II Finals – Live Streaming Wednesday

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There are six teams that have reached the US Youth Soccer Region II Championship game, but only five games. The U16 Girls Final features Kansas City vs St. Louis with the Futura Academy Elite battling Lou Fusz Wipke at 10 am, two teams that know each other well. Three of the Missouri games (and four […]

Jacqui – USWNT Escape Colombia

USWNT Open CONCACAF Qualifying with shutout of Trinidad at Sporting Park

The United States may have won 2-0 to defeat Colombia on Monday night but that doesn’t even begin to summarize the game that we all witnessed. The Colombians started strong; pressuring our flank players, dancing on the ball and forcing the Americans to dive in. They were confident on the ball, relaxed and hungry to […]

Jacqui on Colombia eager to face USA


This round of 16 matchup is going to be a tough test for the Americans. Sure, in the previous two games we played (2011 world cup and 2012 London Olympics) we beat them 3-0. I’m here to warn the fans who say this will be an easy game; this Colombian team has grown tremendously in […]

Jacqui – Battle of the Eagles in USA Win


The final group D game vs. Nigeria proved to be critical for the States as they now advance to the round of 16. Abby Wambach moved into second place on the All Time World Cup scoring list when she scored her 14th goal in the 45th minute on service from Megan Rapinoe to give the […]

Missouri Rush Menendez U16 Girls Win Region II Title

Missouri Rush Menendez 98-99 Girls Win Region 2 Presidents Cup, Advance to Nationals

The Missouri Rush Menendez U16 Girls advanced to Nationals of the President’s Cup with their win in PK’s Sunday against ELA Elite, a team from Northwest Chicago. The win is the culmination of a three year effort as the team has progressed steadily further since initially competing in President’s Cup three years ago. Trips to […]

USWNT Underwhelm In Draw with Sweden

USWNT Beats New Zealand Ferns in International Friendly at Busch Stadium

The crowd of 32,000 at Winnipeg stadium was no doubt 95% USA…just waiting to erupt when we scored. Well 92 minutes passed and neither team could find a goal. Each team had a few chances, but overall a bit disappointing for both teams. The starting lineup was what I anticipated, with the exception of Morgan […]