Headline News: USOC

Brian O’Connell of ESPN Boston notes that the 4-3 loss against Vancouver on June 15 could end up being a major learning experience for New England. Although the Revs failed to secure points in the loss, Coach Jay Heaps believes that going down a man early on the road will serve to mature his team.

The Sun Chronicle highlights the Revolutions’ upcoming trip on Wednesday to play D.C. United in a U.S. Open Cup quarterfinal match. The Revs, who were 2007 U.S. Open Cup Champions, look to return to the title match once again this year.

Sam Borden of the Boston Globe discusses the impact that Jozy Altidore has had on the USMNT. The enigmatic striker has scored four goals in the past four games, making him just the sixth US player to go on such a stretch.