Fearless attitude key to epic win

Updated: August 7, 2012, 8:45 AM ET
By Jeff Carlisle | ESPN.com

It would appear that there is no limit to the number of knockout punches the U.S. women's national team can take. On a night when Canada attacker Christine Sinclair played a game for the ages by scoring a hat trick, the Americans' never-say-die attitude once again proved the difference, as Alex Morgan's header in the waning moments of extra time saw them prevail 4-3 in an enthralling Olympic semifinal.

Megan Rapinoe scored twice for the U.S., while Abby Wambach converted ...

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