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Team USA notches fifth straight shutout

Updated: August 18, 2004, 12:55 PM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- Add another big fat zero for the U.S. softball team.

Five games into the Olympic tournament, the Americans remain unscored upon and unrelenting.

Jennie Finch pitched a one-hitter with eight strikeouts and Lisa Fernandez went 3-for-4 with a homer as the Americans posted their fifth straight shutout, beating Canada 7-0 on Wednesday in five innings to clinch a spot in this weekend's semifinals.

Crystl Bustos and Lisa Fernandez homered for the two-time defending ...

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