From the World Cup to the Olympics, women's soccer has been building steady momentum for a quarter-century. Discover the history of how women's soccer grew from unorganized club games to the professional powerhouse that it is today. Women's Soccer on the Rise examines how women's college soccer got its start and how the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Tar Heels-Mia Hamm's alma mater-became an unstoppable force on the field. You'll explore how women's soccer is growing worldwide, the roadblocks that are faced by women in the United States and abroad, and the steps that FIFA is taking to ensure that women have their shot on the field. Every book in the Women's Soccer Today series provides an in-depth look at the impact women have had on your favourite sport and profiles the athletes, teams and leaders that have fuelled the growth of the women's game.