U.S. Women's Soccer http://www.kplu.org en Soccer star Hope Solo on loving lost parents http://www.kplu.org/post/soccer-star-hope-solo-loving-lost-parents Hope Solo is generally regarded as the best women's goalkeeper in the world. Fresh off winning her third-straight Olympic gold medal with the U.S. Sun, 19 Aug 2012 05:39:23 +0000 6013 at http://www.kplu.org Soccer star Hope Solo on loving lost parents U.S. Women go for World Cup title, former UW star at goalie http://www.kplu.org/post/us-women-go-world-cup-title-former-uw-star-goalie <p>She&#39;s dealt with a lot of drama on and off the soccer field. But former University of Washington star Hope Solo is at the top of her game as the United States Women&#39;s soccer team prepares to take on Japan for the World Cup title this Sunday. Fri, 15 Jul 2011 14:50:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 2091 at http://www.kplu.org U.S. Women go for World Cup title, former UW star at goalie Preview: Former UW goalie helps U.S. Women reach World Cup final http://www.kplu.org/post/preview-former-uw-goalie-helps-us-women-reach-world-cup-final <p>She was a star at the University of Washington, and now goalie Hope Solo has been instrumental in getting the U.S. Women&#39;s Soccer Team to the World Cup final. After a dramatic shootout win over Brazil last weekend, the U.S. beat France Wednesday 3-1. Solo and the rest of her teammates will face Japan in the final on Sunday.</p><p>KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel met Hope Solo at the Beijing Olympics and will share some of his insights about her drive and determination tomorrow morning at 5:35 and 7:35 on 88.5 KPLU. Check back here tomorrow for a blog of our conversation.</p><p> Thu, 14 Jul 2011 19:40:38 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 2086 at http://www.kplu.org Preview: Former UW goalie helps U.S. Women reach World Cup final