The Latest: Rapinoe puts US up 1-0 on penalty kick

LYON, France (AP) — The Latest on the Women’s World Cup final (all times local):

6:30 p.m.

Rose Lavelle has put the United States up 2-0 against the Netherlands with a fine solo goal in the 69th minute.

The midfielder collected the ball some 30 meters out, advanced to the penalty area and skipped past defender Stefanie van der Gragt before planting a low shot past goalkeeper Sari van Veenendaal.

She was mobbed as she dived into the arms of her teammates as she sprinted to the U.S. bench to celebrate.

Source: FOX Sport

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