Tag Archive | Spain

Five Spirit Players Called Up to USWNT for October Friendlies

 Five Washington Spirit players have been called up to compete with the U.S. Women’s National Team in next month’s friendlies against England and Spain, U.S. Soccer announced today. Making the call-up list from the club are forward Ashley Hatch, goalkeeper Aubrey Kingsbury, forward Trinity Rodman, midfielder Ashley Sanchez and midfielder Andi Sullivan. With five of the 24 latest call-ups coming from […]

NYCFC Shuts Out Inter Miami in Taty’s Possible Last Match

In what may very well be the final match for Striker Taty Castellanos in a New York City uniform, his teammates picked up another shutdown as NYCFC downed Inter Miami at Yankee Stadium 2-0; extending their winning streak to 4 games and an unbeaten streak to now 6. On a hot July night in the […]

USA Men’s National Basketball Team downs Spain, 83- 76

 Considering what the USA Basketball Men’s National Team has been through the past week, the second half of Sunday’s exhibition finale before heading to Tokyo for the Olympic Games almost felt like a huge release of energy and emotion. Sparked by new addition to the U.S. Olympic Team Keldon Johnson, the U.S. used an 11-0 third-quarter run […]

USA 3×3 Women Claim Historic Olympic Berth with FIBA 3×3 OQT Semifinal Win

The USA 3×3 Women’s National Team (6-0) earned a 21-10 quarterfinal win over Belarus (2-3) and a 21-13 semifinal win over Spain (4-2) at the FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament on May 30 in Graz, Austria, to qualify the USA women for the inaugural Olympic 3×3 basketball event this summer in Tokyo. “All the training, […]

Dawn Staley to Lead Experienced Staff into 2021 AmeriCup Action

2018-21 USA Basketball Women’s National Team head coach Dawn Staley has been tabbed to head up the 2021 USA AmeriCup Team coaching staff as the USA looks to earn a second-straight gold medal at the FIBA Americas event. Staley, who recently led her University of South Carolina team to the 2021 NCAA Final Four, will be assisted […]

U.S. Men’s Olympic Basketball Draw And Preliminary Round Schedule Announced

FIBA (International Basketball Federation) conducted the draw for the Tokyo Olympics Men’s Basketball competition virtually Tuesday from its headquarters in Mies, Switzerland, and the U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team has been drawn into Group A alongside 2019 FIBA World Cup bronze medalist France, 2017 Asia Cup runner-up Iran, and the winner of the FIBA Olympic […]

USA Women Draw Japan, France, Nigeria for Olympic Preliminary Round Play

FIBA conducted the draw for the Tokyo Olympics Women’s Basketball competition virtually Tuesday from its headquarters in Mies, Switzerland, and the U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team has been drawn into Group A alongside host Japan, France and Nigeria for the July 26-Aug. 2 preliminary round. Rounding out the 12-team field are Canada, Serbia, South Korea […]