Kristine Lilly scored the opening goal in her world-record 300th international game Wednesday.
It comes 76 years later, but American soccer player Bert Patenaude is finally getting official credit as the first person to score a hat trick in a World Cup match.
The game against Scotland was a chance for some fringe players to impress Bruce Arena, says Andrew Winner.
Athletes from the Ingram Futbol Club said they would seek a place in the Guinness Book of World Records after playing soccer for more than 26 consecutive hours during the weekend.
Kasey Keller has left behind the disappointment of sitting out last year's World Cup. Now, the record for most shutouts in international play by a U.S. goalkeeper is within reach.
Goalkeeper Brad Friedel was voted the U.S. Soccer Federation's male athlete of the year Friday.