US women's soccer team wins World Cup

The United States women's soccer team is on top of the world this morning after winning the Women's World Cup.



Carli Lloyd lead the team with a first-half hat trick from mid-field.



The United States scored four goals in the first 16 minutes of the game.



The team beat Japan 5-2 for their third World Cup win. The win is the first since 1999. 


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