Berne, Emma Carlson. What a Kick: How a Clutch World Cup Win Propelled Women’s Soccer. 2016. 64p. Capstone, $25.49 (978-0-7565-5293-0). Gr. 4-7.
Twenty-seven years after Title IX, the United States women’s soccer team won the 1999 World Cup and propelled the team and women’s soccer into the spotlight. The victory was more than winning a global title, it was a win for women in sports.