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Lauren Cheney is made to play midfield

Lauren Cheney is made to play midfield

Originally Published: July 15, 2011
By Jacqueline Purdy

DUSSELDORF, Germany -- Before the United States steps out onto the field for Sunday's final, Lauren Cheney will tackle a challenge that's perhaps even tougher than any she has faced on the field throughout the tournament. The 23-year-old forward turned midfielder is in charge of the Americans' locker room music, and accommodating the musical preferences and inclinations of her 20 teammates is no easy task.

"I have an obligation to make some good decisions in pregame," Cheney said ...

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