Because they were allowed to
Two players are on each team. For the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the US has eight players, two mens teams and two womens teams.
In the 2012 Olympic Semifinals Christine Sinclair, captain of the Canadian WNT scored a hat trick (they still lost though).
Yes, 22 of the 23 players on the 2008 US Olympic baseball team play in the minor leagues (14 AAA, 7 AA, 1 A) and the other player is in college. Click on the '2008 US Olympic Baseball Team' link below to see the roster.
There are retired and new players so go to usasoftball.com and click womens fastpitch and then click roster and you will have there names.
Close, but not quite. Herb Brooks picked the 1980 US Olympic team over the course of 2 days. He chose 20 players in total.
Yes the US Virgin Islands has an olympic team.
US if they live in usa and Canadian if they live in Canada