Beat waives Walsh, Courage pick up James
was picked up by the Courage. - Allsport
on our roster.
...In other transaction news, the Carolina Courage has acquired Venus James, a member of the 2001 WUSA Champion San Jose CyberRays, and released Mikka Hansen, in compliance with the WUSA roster size guidelines. James, a member of the U.S. Under-21 national team in 2000, was waived by San Jose on December 31st.She
played in 11 games for the CyberRays, starting nine of them.A two-sport athlete at UCLA
ranks third on UCLA's career scoring (81) list.She
is second in career assists with 26, and fourth in goals scored with 30. "We are very excited by the acquisition of Venus James," said Courage head coach Marcia McDermott.