Meet Crystal Dunn and Allie Long, the two Long Islanders playing in the World Cup
|Hometown:||East Northport, NY|
|Born:||August 13, 1987 (31)|
|Notes:||2008 NCAA Champion; US Women's National Soccer Team|
Two players on the U.S. women's national team began their soccer journeys on Long Island. Crystal Dunn grew up in Rockville Centre and starred at...Friday June 14, 2019
A guide to the seven Tar Heels taking part in the Women’s World Cup
Five of the seven Tar Heels in the Women's World Cup are members of the USA roster. Those five are Crystal Dunn, Ashlyn Harris, Tobin...Tuesday June 11, 2019
Allie Long and her journey to her first Women’s World Cup
Allie Long was on the bubble. As speculation grew earlier this year about who would be on coach Jill Ellis’ squad for the Women’s World...
Saturday June 8, 2019
From Long Island to the World Cup: Allie Long's soccer career highlights
Allie Long, a midfielder on the U.S. women’s national team for the 2019 Women’s World Cup, began her soccer career on Long Island. Long earned...
Friday June 7, 2019
Video: One Nation. One Team. 23 Stories - Allie Long
USWNT midfielder Allie Long shares the impact her grandfather, George, had on her as a person and player. A big part of his life was...
Tuesday June 4, 2019
Crystal Dunn, Allie Long ready for Women's World Cup
Defender Crystal Dunn likes to say she hails from Strong Island. Midfielder Allie Long notes that the Long Island and New York state of mind...
Saturday May 25, 2019
Allie Long makes US World Cup roster after challenging year
Allie Long, a midfielder who plays with the Seattle Reign FC of the National Women’s Soccer League, has made 42 appearances with the national team...
Sunday May 12, 2019
Five Tar Heel Alumnae Named To 2019 U.S. Soccer World Cup Team
Five alumnae who played their collegiate women's soccer at the University of North Carolina for legendary Tar Heel coach Anson Dorrance were named to the...Thursday May 2, 2019
Allie Long Ready to do “Whatever it Takes” to Make U.S. World Cup Roster
Seattle Reign FC midfielder Allie Long takes pride in doing the gritty work of keeping a clean sheet, even though she knows that players in...
Thursday March 21, 2019
Emily Fox Among Seven Tar Heels Called In For USWNT Duty
U.S. Women's National Team coach Jill Ellis has named a 24-player roster for a European tour that will see the USA face Portugal on November...
Friday October 26, 2018