Women's Senior National Team

USA Women Advance To Super Final Semifinals With 13-4 Win Over Australia

Rachel Fattal scored three goals and dished out two assists in the win over Australia
June 9, 2017

Shanghai, China - June 9 - The USA Women's National Team has advanced to the semifinal round of the FINA World League Super Final after defeating Australia 13-4. Kiley Neushul (Goleta, CA/Stanford/NYAC) scored four goals to lead the USA attack and Gabby Stone (La Jolla, CA/Stanford/SD Shores) posted 10 saves in net. Team USA advances to meet Hungary in the semifinals at 7am et/4am pt on Saturday. Live streaming will be available and can be accessed by clicking here

The United States opened up a 3-1 lead after the first quarter and then added five more goals in the second period for an 8-3 advantage at halftime. The offense continued to flow with three more goals in the third quarter for am 11-4 lead going to the fourth. In the final eight minutes Team USA outscored Australia 2-0 to secure the victory 13-4.

Team USA went 5/6 on power plays while Australia was 3/5 with neither side attempting a penalty shot. Rachel Fattal (Seal Beach, CA/UCLA/SOCAL) added three goals and two steals in the win.  


USA 13 (3, 5, 3, 2) K. Neushul 4, R. Fattal 3, M. Seidemann 2, M. Steffens 2, M. Brooks 1, M. Musselman 1
AUS 4 (1, 2, 1, 0)
Saves - USA - Stone 10
6x5 - USA - 5/6 - AUS - 3/5
Penalties - USA - 0/0 - AUS - 0/0



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