Rose Lavelle played a key role as the United States won its record fourth Women’s World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 Sunday on France. 

The former University of Wisconsin player, the U.S. squad’s up-and-coming star, added her third goal of the tournament on an 18-yard left-footed shot in the 69th minute of the final that helped seal the victory and earn the 24-year-old the tournament's Bronze Ball.

Here's a look back at some of Lavelle's biggest moments of the tournament:

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