Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 6/20/13

COMMERCE CITY, CO - JULY 12: Abby Wambach of the US Women's Soccer team looks on during practice on the eve of their match with Brazil at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on July 12, 2008 in Commerce City, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
The torch has been passed. Mia Hamm no longer holds the world record for international goals, whether by a woman or a man. On Thursday night, Abby Wambach scored four first-half goals in a friendly against a putrid South Korean side to push her career tally in international competition to 160, passing Hamm's 158. On a balmy night at Red Bull Arena, 18,961 fans - seemingly all shrieking girls whose collective squeal could rip an elephant's ear drum - saw Wambach cushion a 10th minute Lauren Cheney cutback, hold off her defender, turn and slice her shot past Kim Jungmi from up close to make it 1-0. Not a minute later, the 33-year-old Rochester native undertook a clear run on goal and galloped alone for some 30 yards and ripped her finish to the low left corner. Kim parried with a kick-save however. A 14th-minute whack from deep was deflected softly into Kim's hands. But Wambach would not be denied. Just five minutes later, another Cheney run to the back line culminated in a preci...
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