She earned Indiana All-State selection honors each year of her high school career and was named NSCAA All-American three times.Holiday finished her high school career having scored 118 goals and served 67 assists.As a sophomore in 2007, she was the runner-up for the women's Hermann Trophy and the Pac-10 Player of the Year.She led the conference again in goals scored with 23 and broke the UCLA single-season school records for points (57) and goals (23).The tumor, which was benign, was found on the right side of her brain in late June 2016.It’s time to gear up for the FIFA Women’s World Cup.Often preceded by the Miracle Rally, and the one player who is involved in the dramatic final play is often the one underdog player who finally gets the chance to prove himself. See also Underdogs Never Lose and Misfit Mobilization Moment.When a game itself is structured so that almost match comes Down to the Last Play, the system enabling this is a Golden Snitch.
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Lauren Nicole Holiday (born September 30, 1987), née Lauren Nicole Cheney, is an American retired professional soccer player who played as a midfielder and forward for the United States women's national soccer team from 2007 to 2015.
She is a two-time Olympic gold medalist and FIFA Women's World Cup champion. She attended Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis where she was named the school's most valuable offensive player in 2004–05.
On September 4, 2016, it was announced that Holiday had previously been diagnosed with a brain tumor during her pregnancy.
Her husband chose to take a leave of absence to care for her.