Chalupny experiences good and bad in China

September 19, 2007
By Associated Press
SHANGHAI, China -- Lori Chalupny has experienced three decisive moments in China.

The first threatened her soccer career. The last were much better: two eye-catching goals for the U.S. national team's quiet midfielder.

The latest goal came Tuesday after just 57 seconds, the second-fastest in tournament history. It sent the No. 1-ranked Americans past Nigeria 1-0 and into the quarterfinals of the Women's World Cup.

"That goal, being my first World ...

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