Scandals highlight lack of women coaches at top of US soccer

  • FILE -Twila Kilgore, assistant coach on the U.S. team watches players warm up prior to a CONCACAF Women’s Championship soccer semifinal match against Costa Rica in Monterrey, Mexico, Thursday, July 14, 2022. Kilgore, is an assistant for the U.S. women’s national team and one of just four women in the United States who hold the U.S. Soccer Federation’s elite pro license.(AP Photo/Fernando Llano, File)

Twila Kilgore knew her career path when she was just 12 years old, thanks to a youth soccer coach who used to drive her to practice.