Hope Solo By LucyKrikorian99 Jul 30, 1981 Hope Solo was born She was born in Richland, Washington Period: Jul 30, 1981 to Oct 11, 2012 Hope Solo's Life Oct 28, 1998 State Championship Hope lead her highschool team to a state championship as the leading scorer. Aug 26, 1999 College at University of Washington She played soccer as the starting goalkeeper for four years at the University of Washington. Jan 1, 2001 Joined the U.S. National Team Hope Solo first made the National Team in 2000 and is still playing on the team today. Jun 18, 2007 Jeffery Solo dies Hope's father dies because of a heart problem. Sep 29, 2007 Kicked off the U.S. National Team Hope was kicked off the National Team for speaking out to the public about her coach and teamates in a negative way. Jun 23, 2008 Hope gained her starting spot back After she was kicked off the team in 2008 she was brought back and regain her starting spot on the National Team. Aug 21, 2008 Won the Gold Medal at the Olympics The National Team won the Olympics in Beijing in 2008 with Hope as the starting goal keeper. Sep 16, 2008 Joined Saint Louis Athletica This is a professional team that Hope Solo played with in the United States. May 1, 2010 Joined Atlanta Beat Another professional team that Hope Solo played with in the U.S. after her first team folded. Jul 19, 2011 Lost the World Cup The National lost the World Cup in 2011 to Japan in the finals. Oct 27, 2011 Joined Magic Jack Joined a team called Magic Jack after her Atlanta team folded. Feb 14, 2012 Joined Seattle Sounders Women Joined this team after her Magic Jack team folded and she is still playing with them today. May 27, 2012 Drug Test Hope failed a drug test right before the Olympics.