Friday, July 10, 2015

Christie Hails NJ-Powered World Cup Champs

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie issued the following statement to congratulate the United States Women’s National Team on their historic World Cup win:

“On July 5, the United States Women’s National Team defeated Japan’s National Team by a score of 5 – 2. This impressive win marks the third World Cup victory for the United States Women’s National Team, which is a record for World Cup play,” said Governor Christie. “This year’s championship team includes New Jersey natives Carli Lloyd, Tobin Heath, Heather O’Reilly and Christie Rampone. The spectacular achievement of these great athletes has brought a tremendous amount of pride to our State and has served as an inspiration to young female athletes from New Jersey and around the nation.”

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