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Richland's Solo on U.S. training roster

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Forward Abby Wambach and goalkeeper Hope Solo are on the roster for a U.S. women's soccer team's training camp after missing the Four Nations Tournament in China because of injuries.

Wambach missed the tournament because of a heel injury.

Solo, the No. 1 U.S. goalkeeper and Richland graduate, has been sidelined since right shoulder surgery in September.

Thirty-two players will train in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., from Thursday through Feb. 9. Coach Pia Sundhage will then announce her 23-woman roster for the Algarve Cup in Portugal, where the Americans play Japan (March 2), Finland (March 4) and Norway (March 7).

The U.S. is preparing for the World Cup in Germany, where it plays North Korea (June 28), Colombia (July 2) and Sweden (July 6).

The roster:

Goalkeepers: Nicole Barnhart (no club), Ashlyn Harris (Western New York), Bianca Henninger (Santa Clara), Alyssa Naeher (Boston), Hope Solo (no club)

Defenders: Rachel Buehler (Boston), Stephanie Cox (Boston), Whitney Engen (Western New York), Amy LePeilbet (Boston), Heather Mitts (Atlanta), Christie Rampone (no club), Becky Sauerbrunn (Washington), Meghan Schnur (no club), Brittany Taylor (Sky Blue)

Midfielders: Jordan Angeli (Boston), Yael Averbuch (Western New York), Shannon Boxx (no club), Sinead Farrelly (Philadelphia), Tobin Heath (Sky Blue), Meghan Klingenberg (Washington), Lori Lindsey (Philadelphia), Carli Lloyd (Atlanta), Kristie Mewis (Boston College), Kelley O'Hara (Boston), Heather O'Reilly (Sky Blue), Megan Rapinoe (Philadelphia), Lindsay Tarpley (no club)

Forwards: Lauren Cheney (Boston), Sydney Leroux (UCLA), Alex Morgan (Western New York), Amy Rodriguez (Philadelphia), Abby Wambach (Washington)

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