President Biden hailed the women's national soccer team as "heroes". (Photo Credit: AFP)
- Megan Rapinoe joined President Joe Biden at the White House for the Equal Pay Day event
- Rapinoe has been the face of American women's soccer for nearly a decade
- Rapinoe said she and other activists are "looking to carry this torch for so many other women"
Margaret Purce is a graduate from the Harvard University. (Photo Credit: AFP Photo)