Biography

Bill Plaschke has been a sports columnist for the Los Angeles Times for exactly as long as Kobe Bryant has been a Los Angeles Laker. During ...

Read full bio

Bill Plaschke

Bill Plaschke

E-mail | Facebook | Twitter
U.S. soccer breaks the ceiling with Women's World Cup win

U.S. soccer breaks the ceiling with Women's World Cup win

July 6, 2015

It was 16 years of frustration poured out in 16 minutes across stunned Japanese players strewn upon the Canadian turf, a storm of empowerment, a statement of self.

CTnow is using Facebook comments on stories. To comment on ctnow.com articles, sign into Facebook and enter your comment in the field below. Comments will appear in your Facebook News Feed unless you choose otherwise. To report spam or abuse, click the X next to the comment. For guidelines on commenting, click here.