Christie Rampone, center, joked with teammates Carli Lloyd, right, and Ali Krieger during a training session Saturday. Rampone relates to her teammates despite the age gap.
Christie Rampone, center, joked with teammates Carli Lloyd, right, and Ali Krieger during a training session Saturday. Rampone relates to her teammates despite the age gap. ASSOCIATED PRESS
Christie Rampone, center, joked with teammates Carli Lloyd, right, and Ali Krieger during a training session Saturday. Rampone relates to her teammates despite the age gap. ASSOCIATED PRESS

'Soccer mom' captains U.S. team

June 27, 2011 12:00 AM