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US women's soccer team coming to Cary Aug. 20

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The U.S. Women's National Team is coming to Cary Aug. 20.

The Carolina RailHawks announced Wednesday that the U.S. team will face Switzerland Wednesday, August 20, 2014, in preparation for the 2015 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. The game will be at WakeMed Soccer Park at 7:30 p.m.

“The RailHawks, in coordination with the Town of Cary, are thrilled to host the U.S. Women’s National Team vs. Switzerland game here at world class WakeMed Soccer Park,” said RailHawks President Curt Johnson.

Johnson said he expects a sellout.

The RailHawks will offer a two-game pack that includes a ticket to the U.S. Women’s National Team match and a ticket to a RailHawks match of choice beginning at $35. Those go on sale Monday at the RailHawks Box Office at (919) 459-8144.

Tickets for the U.S. Women’s National Team match against Switzerland will go on sale to the general public Friday, July 25, at 10 am ET through ussoccer.com, by phone at 1-800-745-3000 and at Ticketmaster ticket centers.

The women’s roster includes Tobin Heath, Heather O’Reilly and Meghan Klingenberg, who played at the University of North Carolina.

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