Our World Cup Hero Is Marrying Her Girlfriend

Photo: Megan Rapinoe/Instagram

U.S. Soccer champion midfielder Megan Rapinoe is having a hell of a summer. After triumphantly reasserting dominance for the women's national team at this summer's World Cup in Canada and penning this searing op-ed, she's now got something even bigger to celebrate: getting engaged to her longtime girlfriend, Sera Cahoone.

This little lady's getting married ❤️👭 https://t.co/5NOo3sgcbj

— Megan Rapinoe (@mPinoe) August 7, 2015

Cahoone is a songwriter and musician from Seattle, where Rapinoe plays for the Seattle Reign.

This one...♥️#TheFlock

A photo posted by Sera Cahoone (@seracahoone) onJun 25, 2015 at 9:51am PDT