Professional men's players are tuning in. Local soccer fans are going Cup crazy. Area coaches are impressed. Young soccer players are watching with inspiration.
With every nail-bitting, sensational win the U.S. somehow manages to pull off in the 2011 Women's World Cup in Germany, the Americans seem to be picking up more support across the country and in Lodi. The early-morning kickoffs and weekday schedules can't even stand in the way.