September 24, 2002
2002 FC GOLD CUP news
Canada Head coach Even Pellerud included four members of the Canada Under-19 National Team, Melanie Booth, Clare Rustad, Brittany Timko and Kara Lang, in the squad to play Australia in a two-game series later this week. Laisha Alcia, who played for Toronto Inferno of the W-League this summer, is the only international newcomer to the team.
Canada and Australia play in a series on the 26th. and 28th. of September in Vancouver and Victoria, British Columbia, respectively.
Mexico, whose striker Iris Mora is a freshman there, plays her University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) on Saturday September, 28th.in Westwood as a Gold Cup warm up.