Grades: United States versus Canada

Updated: July 1, 2012, 3:05 AM ET
By Arch Bell | Special to ESPN.com

The United States women's national team will head to London for the Olympic Games riding a five-match winning streak after slipping past Canada 2-1 on a steamy Saturday afternoon at Rio Tinto Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah.

An own goal in the 13th minute put the Americans ahead 1-0 when Megan Rapinoe's dangerous ball into the area was mistakenly poked past goalkeeper Erin McLeod by Canadian defender Carmelina Moscato. An advantageous Canada team equalized in the 56th minute when ...

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