Current Residence: Hermosa Beach, Calif.
College: University of Florida
- 2012 Olympic Games, Gold
- 2004 Olympic Games, Scored a header in extra time against Brazil in the final to give Team USA the gold medal
- Helped the Florida Gators to the NCAA Final Four in her senior year
- Led NCAA Division I in points per game and goals per game
- Two-time U.S. Soccer Female Athlete of the Year award winner
- Three-time WPS All-Star
Fun Facts: Abby has an English bulldog named Kingston who can ride a skateboard ... Burrito bowls are her favorite thing to eat ... She is the youngest of seven children ... Loves her coffee and newspapers in the morning ... Loves to mountain bike and be outdoors
Relive The Moment: U.S. Women's National Team Captures Gold In London
July 15, 2016
Abby Wambach, Alex Morgan and Carli Lloyd helped propel the U.S. to a 2-1 victory over Japan.
Red, White & Trending: July 8-14
Jamie MacDonald July 15, 2016
The G.O.A.T. edition: Another side of living legends Abby, Kobe, Serena, Hope and TD as they made headlines, rallying around Scott Hamilton's CARES Foundation, why track trials were trending on Twitter, Justin Timberlake's Team USA blessing, Hannah Teter tames Tahoe's wake (in a pirate hat), gripping gymnastics drama plays out in real time on Twitter, Boomer Phelps' Instagram takeover and J.J. Watt predicts greatness for Simone Biles.
Red, White & Trending: May 13-19
Jamie MacDonald May 20, 2016
Tim Howard offers a heartfelt goodbye to his adopted overseas home, sportsmanship and shock after USA Triathlon's Rio qualifying, Polina Edmunds' merry month keeps getting better, Abby Wambach earns a lofty title (hint: Dr.), bobsledding wind tunnel shenanigans, Serena selfie shenanigans, Tatyana McFadden's autograph marathon, Charlie Houchin catches croquet fever and more.
Red, White & Trending: March 25-31
Jamie MacDonald April 01, 2016
Water polo WNT paves Road to Rio with funny socks, Gracie Gold warms up for worlds success by shopping, Ali Krieger keeps an eye on Darth Vader at the White House, Michael Phelps throws a baby shower, Hannah Teter readies for spring with an intense workout, a constellation of inspiring women's stars appears in Rancho Mirage, and more.
Red, White & Trending: Jan. 8-14
Jamie MacDonald Jan. 15, 2016
A little love from self-proclaimed-weirdo Shawn Johnson's fiance, Mikaela Shiffrin's comeback puts an emphasis on "back," Skylar Diggins gives back, Team USA gymnasts (and their abs) rock Rio and more.
Viewers’ Picks: 15 Most-Read TeamUSA.org Stories Of 2015
Lisa Costantini Dec. 31, 2015
In a year full of major Team USA news, these stories were the ones you loved the most.
15 Times Team USA Athletes Made Headlines In 2015
Lisa Costantini Dec. 28, 2015
From Caitlyn Jenner to Kobe Bryant, Simone Biles to Ronda Rousey and more, relive the year in headlines.
Top 15 Team USA Women Of 2015
Paul D. Bowker Dec. 21, 2015
Who were the top female athletes across all sports in 2015?
Red, White & Trending: Dec. 11-17
Jamie MacDonald Dec. 18, 2015
While Alex Morgan brings glad tidings from New Orleans, Abby Wambach's final game draws out the emotion in her teammates, plus we see perhaps LeBron James' best move ever, a Voice lesson from Mike Eruzione and more.
Soccer Star Abby Wambach Says Farewell On Her Own Terms
Zoie Clift Dec. 17, 2015
Wambach played her last game in front of more than 30,000 fans in the Superdome in New Orleans.
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