By Adam K. Powell
From kickoff to landing, Powell provides an in-depth examine the gamers, video games, and noteworthy moments that experience formed the 1st half-century of Atlantic Coast convention soccer. Border Wars covers the entire vital details-including the conference's founding, its 5 nationwide championship groups, or even the scandals that experience rocked courses at Clemson and Florida nation. The ebook additionally offers the training documents and season standings of ACC soccer groups from 1953 to 2002, making this the perfect reference resource for ACC fans.
Includes sixteen photos.
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