"Using each other's power to lift others up is a really inspiring concept," said Mewis
, 26, an executive committee member of the players' union, as well as a Massachusetts native who is from what she calls "a union family."
Coach Jill Ellis did not start midfielder Lindsey Horan, replacing her with Mewis
. Horan, who came in as a sub in the 89th minute, had a yellow card in the team's second match.
In total seven players scored - Morgan (5), Lavelle (2), Mewis
(2), Horan, Megan Rapinoe, Mallory Pugh and Carli Lloyd.
-- With Rose Lavelle and Samantha Mewis
supporting Morgan with two goals apiece, it was the first time a team has had three players score more than one goal in a Women's World Cup game.
Holders the United States began their defence of the women's World Cup by crushing Thailand 13-0 but their joyous celebrations of the tournament's record win triggered a backlash on Wednesday.The US team scored 10 goals in the second half in Reims on Tuesday as they bettered Germany's 11-0 win over Argentina in 2007 and shattered their own previous tournament best of 7-0.American star Alex Morgan grabbed five goals while Rose Lavelle and Samantha Mewis
netted twice each and Lindsey Horan, Megan Rapinoe, Mallory Pugh and Carli Lloyd also got on the scoresheet in the Group F encounter watched by more than 18,000.But the Americans' wild goal celebrations in such a one-sided game were not to everyone's taste.
CHAMPIONSHIP PLAY-OFF SPECIAL By JOE MEWIS
FROM LEEDS LIVE How would you sum up Leeds United's season?
The two matches to conclude the Third Division saw a highscoring game between FC Tranmere (Steve Williams, Nathan Mewis
, Mario Balatichiev, Anthony Grant) and Woodchurch Rovers (Harry Firkins 2, Adam Smith, Kelvin Phoenix, Marc Houston, Tom Briggs).
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Division Three action saw strongly fancied Woodchurch Rovers win by the odd goal in five at MSC Eastham with Tom Briggs, Kelvin Phoenix and Danny Chamney all finding the net while a Nathan Mewis
hat-trick saw FC Tranmere claim maximum points over AFC Tima 3-2 as Victoria Colts and Rangers Breaks traded goals and points in a 2-2 draw.
Cadbury Athletic earned a 2-1 win at Nuneaton Griff with goals from Lewan Tobin and Odane Barnes after Lewis Commins had given the hosts the lead following a Kurtis Mewis
assist, while Heath Hayes and Studley both had chances but failed to take them as their match finished 0-0.
LEEDS UNITED By Joe Mewis
, Leeds Live Relegated from the Premier League: 2003-4 Time in League One: 2007-10 Where are they now?
(Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae), a pest of stored grain that is distributed throughout the world, was used as a biological model (Mewis
& Ulrichs 2001).