The spotlight on Abby Wambach continued to shine brightly in 2013: She led the Western New York Flash to the NWSL championship game and moved past Mia Hamm for most international goals in soccer history.
Rob Ryan's celebration of the Saints' victory over the Cowboys, his former team, didn't end at the Superdome. The defensive coordinator took to a New Orleans' bar and bought a round of drinks for the adoring fans.
When she was cut from the London 2012 U.S soccer team, two-time World Cup veteran Stephanie Cox used the time to start a family. Now she's back and hoping to make the roster for a run for the Cup in Canada.
Go. Move forward. Let's do this. It's a mantra that sums up how Abby Wambach has always done things, whether it's leading the U.S. women's national team or her recent civil union to teammate Sarah Huffman.