February 7, 2009

Roster Named for Algarve Cup

Here is coach Pia Sundhage's roster for the Algarve Cup in Portugal starting March 4. The USWNT will play Denmark, Iceland and Norway in the group stage.

GOALKEEPERS: Nicole Barnhart (FC Gold Pride/Bay Area), Hope Solo (St. Louis Athletica).

DEFENDERS: Rachel Buehler (Gold Pride), Lori Chalupny (St. Louis), Kendall Fletcher (Los Angeles Sol), Heather Mitts (Boston Breakers), Christie Rampone Sky Blue FC/New Jersey).

MIDFIELDERS: Shannon Boxx (Los Angeles), Tina DiMartino (Gold Pride), Carli Lloyd (Chicago Red Stars), Heather O'Reilly (Sky Blue), Lindsay Tarpley (Chicago), Kacey White (Sky Blue), Angie Woznuk (St. Louis).

FORWARDS: Angela Hucles (Boston), Natasha Kai (Sky Blue), Megan Rapinoe (Chicago), Amy Rodriguez (Boston).