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Robert M. Gundle, Jr. Age 76. Recipient of Purple Heart, U.S. Army Veteran During Korean War

Soccer's Carli Lloyd: Jersey girl, world star

Link: Phil Anastasia: Philadelphia Inquirer | 08/22/2008.

Lloyd, 26, has been a well-known figure in South Jersey soccer circles for 12 years, if not longer. But it's one thing to be a star in high school, or even at Rutgers, where she was a four-time all-Big East selection.

It's quite another to score the only goal in the Olympic gold-medal game, and in overtime, to boot.