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United States forward Clint Dempsey (8) celebrates a (Credit: AP Photo JACK DEMPSEY)

United States forward Clint Dempsey (8) celebrates a goal with Michael Bradley (4) against Costa Rica during the first half of a World Cup qualifier soccer match in Commerce City, Colo., Friday, March 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

U.S. 1, Costa Rica 0

The U.S. men's national team defeated Costa Rica, 1-0, Friday in a game halted by snow in Colorado.

Maintenance crews plow snow from the field before
(Credit: AP Photo Jack Dempsey)

Maintenance crews plow snow from the field before the start of a World Cup qualifier soccer match between the United states and Costa Rica in Commerce City, Colo., Friday, March 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

Costa Rica defender Giancarlo Gonzalez, left, pulls the
(Credit: AP Photo Jack Dempsey)

Costa Rica defender Giancarlo Gonzalez, left, pulls the jersey of United States forward Clint Dempsey (8) during the first half of a World Cup qualifier soccer match in Commerce City, Colo., Friday, March 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

United States forward Clint Dempsey (8) celebrates a
(Credit: AP Photo JACK DEMPSEY)

United States forward Clint Dempsey (8) celebrates a goal with Michael Bradley (4) against Costa Rica during the first half of a World Cup qualifier soccer match in Commerce City, Colo., Friday, March 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

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Costa Rica midfielder Ariel Rodgriguez, front left, tackles
(Credit: AP Photo Jack Dempsey)

Costa Rica midfielder Ariel Rodgriguez, front left, tackles United States midfielder Jermaine Jones, right, during the first half of a World Cup qualifier soccer match in Commerce City, Colo., Friday, March 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

United States Soccer fans cheer during the first
(Credit: AP Photo JACK DEMPSEY)

United States Soccer fans cheer during the first half of a World Cup qualifier soccer match against Costa Rica in Commerce City, Colo., Friday, March 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

United States midfielder Graham Zusi (19) and Costa
(Credit: AP Photo JACK DEMPSEY)

United States midfielder Graham Zusi (19) and Costa Rica defender Bryan Oviedo (8) go up for a header during the first half of a World Cup qualifier soccer match in Commerce City, Colo., Friday, March 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

United States midfielder Jermaine Jones (13) heads the
(Credit: AP Photo Jack Dempsey)

United States midfielder Jermaine Jones (13) heads the ball against Costa Rica during the first half of a World Cup qualifier soccer match in Commerce City, Colo., Friday, March 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

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