Lilly, Scurry among 18 picked for World Cup team

July 11, 2007
CHICAGO -- Kristine Lilly remembers little about the selection of the first U.S. Women's World Cup team in 1991, probably because the announcement didn't make much of a splash.

She marveled at the increase in interest in the event as she participated in a conference call Wednesday, after coach Greg Ryan picked the first 18 players for this year's squad.

When the World Cup begins in China in two months, Lilly, the 35-year-old team captain, will be participating for ...

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