Cobb, U.S. win U20 World Cup title [Soccer]

September 8, 2012

Kelly Cobb

First she was a state champion in high school.

Then she reached the national championship game in college.

Now Alaska’s Kelly Cobb is a World Cup champion.

Cobb and the United States U20 National Team beat Germany 1-0 today in Japan to claim the World Cup title, the country’s third overall.

It was the only goal Germany allowed in the tournament.

Cobb, of Chugiak High fame, did not play in the final but saw action in the semifinals and quarterfinals.