Border Wars: The First Fifty Years of Atlantic Coast by Adam K. Powell

By Adam K. Powell

In might of 1953, seven institutions―Clemson college, Duke collage, the collage of Maryland, the college of North Carolina, North Carolina kingdom college, Wake wooded area collage, and the college of South Carolina―voted to damage clear of the Southern convention and shape a brand new league, the Atlantic Coast convention. that very same 12 months, they have been joined via the collage of Virginia. Fifty years later, ACC soccer continues to be going robust, as chronicled during this definitive heritage via ok. Adam 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 all the very important details-including the conference's founding, its 5 nationwide championship groups, or even the scandals that experience rocked courses at Clemson and Florida kingdom. The ebook additionally presents the training documents and season standings of ACC soccer groups from 1953 to 2002, making this the fitting reference resource for ACC fans.

Includes sixteen photos.

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