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Women’s World Cup | Roundup

England captures Group D with victory over Japan

Forward Ellen White scored both goals for England in 2-0 victory over Japanese side in Nice, France, on Wednesday.

Frank Dell’Apa | World Cup Analysis

US will face its first stern test vs. Sweden Thursday

After romping to victories in glorified scrimmages vs. Thailand (13-o) and Chile (3-0), the Yanks will have work cut out vs. Swedes.

TARA SULLIVAN

Brockton golfer Matt Parziale keeping very busy, and other items . . .

Parziale has a new job and a new wife, just played in the US Open, and will tee it up in the Northeast Amateur.

SUPER 8 BASEBALL | NORTH ANDOVER 6, ST. JOHN’S PREP 0

North Andover holds off St. John’s Prep to win Super 8

Brendan Holland pitched six innings and Sebastian Keane closed out the game.

SPORTS LOG

Sheriff’s deputy hurt in on-court scuffle with Raptors president Masai Ujiri

A California sheriff’s deputy suffered a concussion after an altercation with the president of the Toronto Raptors.

BAA 10K is ready to roll from Charles Street Sunday

There will be $48,500 in prize money at stake in the race, which will wind through the Back Bay.

This US Open was a day at the beach for USGA

There were no gimmicks, no overreactions — by all accounts, the USGA got it right this time.

Sports Log

Jets backup QB Josh McCown retires after 16 NFL seasons

McCown, who will turn 40 on July 4, announced retirement from professional football to coach his two sons in high school.