U.S. women capture Four Nations tourney

January 22, 2006
By Associated Press
GUANGZHOU, China -- U.S. captain Kristine Lilly scored twice in the first half, and the Americans beat China 2-0 Sunday to win the Four Nations soccer tournament for the fourth time.

Lilly, playing in her record 302nd international game, scored on a penalty kick in the 11th minute and on a strong shot from inside the box just before halftime.

China came close in the first half, but Bi Yan's 25-yard shot hit the bar. Aly Wagner of the U.S. then hit the post in the 59th minute ...

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