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Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 11

June 18, 2019

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 11 by Nicole Haase

Germany 4-0 South AfricaThis was as complete a game as I think we've seen from any squad in the tournament as the Germans picked apart the South African defense. They played their style of game and and did it to perfection. The passes were crisp,

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 2

June 09, 2019

Women's World Cup Notebook: Day 2 by Lindsay Eanet

Germany 1-0 ChinaThe first match of the morning started off slow, with Germany looking tentative at the start, and at points, devolved into sweet, sweet chaos. Germany's strong possession and wide play met with China's incisive counterattacks and highly physical defending. At times, things looked

2019 WWC: Quarterfinals Recap and Looking Ahead

April 12, 2019

2019 WWC: Quarterfinals Recap and Looking Ahead by Zoë Hayden

The quarterfinals were pretty much as expected, with a couple of stunning goaltending performances in the mix.  These set the stage for semifinals on Saturday: USA vs. Russia and Canada vs. Finland.  These matchups may feel like foregone conclusions, but they're not free passes. USA

2019 WWC: Days 5 and 6

April 09, 2019

2019 WWC: Days 5 and 6 by Zoë Hayden

Monday, April 8Japan vs. Czech Republic (1-3)The Czech Republic gained an edge over Japan in a dramatic tilt.  Denisa Křížová opened the scoring after Ayaka Toko gave up the puck behind the Japanese net, leading to a scramble in front of Nana Fujimoto, and