Michelle Kaufman

July 2, 2014

Michelle Kaufman: U.S. soccer team makes strides but now it’s time to raise the bar

Go ahead, America. It is July Fourth week, so feel free to continue gushing over magnificent goalkeeper Tim Howard, who was rightfully elevated to U.S. sports hero after his performance against Belgium in Tuesday’s World Cup knockout game.

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About Michelle Kaufman

Michelle Kaufman


Michelle Kaufman grew up in Miami and graduated from UM in 1987. She has worked at the St. Petersburg Times and the Detroit Free Press and has been with the Miami Herald since 1996. She has covered 13 Olympics and 6 World Cups.