From Back Cover:
"You Can Be a Woman Soccer Player" by Tisha Lea Venturini and Judith Love Cohen (with color photographs) illustrates the new exciting experiences available to today's women athletes. Tisha Lea Venturini has played soccer in college, in two World Cups, and the Olympics. The excitement generated by the 1999 Women's World Cup games changed our view of women's competitive sports forever. Tisha is now looking forward to a future in the Women's Professional Soccer League. To her, soccer combines the joy of playing a great sport with a total dedication to excellence.
"Tisha Venturini is one of the greatest soccer players wo ever played at UNC and one of the finest people...." Anson Dorrance, head coach, University of North Carolina.
This book is one of a series that emphasizes the value of sports careers to self-esteem by depicting real women whose careers provide inspirational role models.