staff, July 1, 2015

Former Rutgers soccer star Carli Lloyd had a huge hand in helping the U.S. women's national team advance to the World Cup final.

Lloyd scored the first goal and assisted on the second to help the United States blank Germany, 2-0, in the semifinals Tuesday night at Olympic Stadium.

Watch Lloyd's goal by clicking the link the tweet above.

The U.S. will play defending champion Japan in the World Cup final on Sunday in Vancouver.

Read more about Lloyd at

Lloyd's college program is enjoying every moment of this, and for good reason.