U.S. Women's National Team, 1997

Updated August 28, 2020 | Infoplease Staff

1997 Schedule and Results

Date Result USA Goals Site Crowd
Feb. 20AustraliaW, 4-0Parlow, Venturini, Fotopolous, Mia HammMelbourne1,500
Mar. 3AustraliaW, 3-1Baumgardt, Kristine Lilly, ChastainNew South Wales3,228
Mar. 5AustraliaW, 3-0Chastain, Julie Foudy, Tiffeny Milbrett, Canberra4,031
Apr. 24FranceW, 4-2Confer, Venturini, Shannon MacMillan, LillyGreensboro, N.C.3,376
Apr. 27FranceW, 2-1Venturini (2)Tampa, Fla.1,803
May 2South KoreaW, 7-0Hamm (2), MacMillan (2), Milbrett (2), Christie PearceMilwaukee, Wisc.5,530
May 4South KoreaW, 6-1Lilly, Hamm (2), Keller, Baumgart, own goalSt. Charles, Ill.4,147
May 10EnglandW, 5-0MacMillan, Hamm (3), FoudySan Jose, Calif.17,358
May 11EnglandW, 6-0Hamm, Parlow (2), Milbrett, Lilly, KellerPortland, Ore.5,039
May 31CanadaW, 4-0Milbrett, Hamm (3)New Britain, Conn.6,562
June 6AustraliaW, 9-1Milbrett, Parlow (2), Hamm (2), Pearce, Lilly, Venturini, KellerAmbler, Pa.4,826
June 8ItalyW, 2-0Parlow, HammWashington, D.C.11,208
Oct. 9GermanyL, 1-3LillyDuisburg, Germany7,050
Oct. 12GermanyW, 3-0Hamm (2), MilbrettSalzgitter, Germany4,906
Overall record: 13-1-0.
Team Scoring: Goals For— 59; Goals against– 9.

1997 U.S. Women's National Team Statistics

Individual records for entire season through Oct. 12, 1997. Note that the column labeled “Career C/G” refers to career caps and goals.

Forwards GP GS Mins G A Pts Career
Danielle Fotopolous30551135/4
Mia Hamm121294617438132/80
Debbie Keller124553341021/4
Tiffeny Milbrett131310887132778/32
Cindy Parlow85409601228/14
Defenders GP GS Mins G A Pts Career
Brandi Chastain9245921510/2
Lorrie Fair9873700020/0
Ronnie Fair20410112/0
Jen Grubb209000011/1
Holly Manthei2218001121/0
Christie Pearce1413111721514/2
Tammy Pearman401740008/1
Thori Staples7434500050/0
Jill Stewart1070001/0
Sarah Whalen554190005/0
Justi Baumgardt9245921510/2
Robin Confer432221025/1
Kerry Connors421930004/0
Amanda Cromwell6014900047/1
Cindy Daws20550002/0
Michelle Demko10130001/0
Kristi DeVert 10300001/0
Julie Foudy14141138226110/19
Michelle French10370001/0
Kristine Lilly141412296719135/52
Shannon MacMillan77630461435/13
Tiffany Roberts2212300057/6
Laurie Schwoy311540003/0
Tisha Venturini1313777531384/31
Goalkeepers GP GS Mins Record SO Career
Tracy Ducar903854-0-0111
Jen Mead10370-0-004
Jaime Pagliarulo10160-0-001
Briana Scurry14148229-1-0758
Yellow Cards: Cindy Parlow and Tisha Venturini (2), Debbie Keller, Tiffeny Milbrett, Thori Staples. Red Cards: none.
Head coach: Tony DiCiccio; Assistant coaches: Lauren Gregg and April Heinrichs; Co-Captain: Julie Foudy and Carla Overbeck.

U.S. National Team1996-97 SeasonClub Team Competition
1997 World Soccer Results
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