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Team USA Finishes Opening Round Undefeated After 8-1 Win Over Cuba

🇨🇺 CUB 1-5 USA 🇺🇸 5th Inning📺 LIVE: https://t.co/d777Ceyc0X #U18WorldCup @usabaseball18u pic.twitter.com/YMyYlALrAp — ⚾ WBSC (@WBSC) September 5, 2017 THUNDER BAY, Ontario, Canada—Putting together its best offensive effort so far in the World Baseball Softball Confederation U18 World Cup, Team USA finished pool play undefeated by taking down Cuba 8-1 on Tuesday night. Through its first four games, the story ...

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CONCACAF World Cup qualifying standings: USA sits fourth

The United States men’s national team finds itself in a three-way battle royal for the final 1.5 spots in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying. After a struggle to claw an away point from Honduras and a Panama win over Trinidad & Tobago, the U.S. have fallen to fourth in the Hexagonal table. CONCACAF Hex through 8 games: 1. Mexico* 18 pts2. ...

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LOCAL BRIEFS: Missouri students named to USA National Swimming Team | Mizzou Sports

Missouri senior Hannah Stevens and former student Michael Chadwick were named to the USA Swimming 2017-18 National Team. Stevens earned her spot in the 100-meter backstroke while Chadwick earned his in the 100-meter freestyle.  This is the third straight year Stevens has made the National Team in the backstroke. She placed fourth at the Phillips 66 National Championships with a ...

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Point against Honduras ‘huge’ for USA, says Arena

Bruce Arena expressed his pride after the United States rescued a “huge” point against Honduras in their quest for an eighth consecutive World Cup berth. Substitute Bobby Wood equalised in the 85th minute as USA salvaged a late 1-1 draw away to Honduras in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying on Tuesday. USA struggled in the warm conditions and their qualification hopes ...

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USA Triathlon Weekend Notebook: Sept. 5

By Caryn Maconi | Sept. 05, 2017, 11:12 p.m. (ET) Karlovy Vary ITU Triathlon World Cup Summer Cook (Thornton, Colo.) earned her second consecutive World Cup medal with a third-place finish at the Karlovy Vary ITU Triathlon World Cup on Sunday. Cook covered the 1,500-meter swim, 40-kilometer bike and 10-kilometer run in 2 hours, 4 minutes, 56 seconds. Australia’s ...

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St. Thomas More’s Allison back from South America, Team USA

Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. CHAMPAIGN (WCIA) — Mica Allison’s trip to South America didn’t go quite as planned. The St. Thomas More standout helped the USA Junior National team to an eighth place finish, playing in Argentina. The Auburn commit wanted a better finish but can’t ...

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Ezekiel Elliott’s six-game suspension upheld after appeal

An NFL appeals officer rejected Ezekiel Elliott’s appeal on Tuesday and upheld the six-game suspension for the Dallas Cowboys running back. Despite the ruling, Elliott is eligible to play in the Cowboys’ regular-season opener against the New York Giants on Sunday, a person familiar with the situation told USA TODAY Sports. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because no update ...

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Wood rescues late point for USA

Stunned by Costa Rica last week, USA faced another major blow on Tuesday when Houston Dynamo star Romell Quioto put Honduras ahead in the first half of the CONCACAF qualifier in San Pedro Sula. The score remained 1-0 as Honduras looked set to leapfrog USA into the third and final automatic berth for Russia 2018 until substitute Bobby Wood bundled ...

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Highlights – Honduras 1-1 USA: Bobby Wood Rescues A Point For USMNT

OMNISPORT The United States avoided back-to-back defeats after salvaging a late 1-1 draw in Honduras to keep their hopes of automatically qualifying for the 2018 World Cup alive. Stunned by Costa Rica last week, USA faced another major blow on Tuesday when Houston Dynamo star Romell Quioto put Honduras ahead in the first half of the CONCACAF qualifier in San ...

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