The U.S. women’s national team is moving on at the World Cup.
The Americans scored twice in the second half to capture a 2-0 win over Columbia in Round of 16 play in Edmonton.
Alex Morgan started the scoring in the 53rd minute, and Carli Lloyd found the back of the net on a penalty kick in the 66th minute to put the match out of reach.
Team USA will take on China in the quarterfinals on Friday.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports