Julie Ertz's Farewell Inspires USWNT's Joyful Return

Julie Ertz's final match with the USWNT was honored by a 3-0 victory over South Africa.

Ertz, who is upset, interprets it as satisfaction and passion for the game.

Ertz sheds tears as she bids her supporters and teammates farewell.

The end of an era is near as Megan Rapinoe's final game draws near.

Ertz's excellent work ethic and concentration have served as an example.

Ertz's leadership and expertise benefit younger players.

Twila Kilgore, the interim coach, compliments Ertz's enthusiasm and influence.

The team was unhappy after the World Cup disappointment.