How would you like to score the goal that wins an Olympic gold medal?
Thanks to pioneers like Cammi Granato, Karyn Bye, and Angela Ruggiero, you now have that opportunity. These women played with the boys before girls had their own hockey leagues. Now that they have paved the way, girls hockey is more popular than ever. Grab a stick-now it's your time to shine!
Girls Play to Win
Girls Play to Win highlights the trials and triumphs of women in sports. Topics include the sport's history, rules, equipment, and key training skills. Enthusiasts will also learn more about the personalities and game-changers that contributed to their sport's development. Filled with fantastic action photos, this series gives young women the information they need to take their game to the next level.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Hockey Basics 4
Chapter 2 History of the Game 16
Chapter 3 Taking the Lead 24
Chapter 4 World Champions 30
Chapter 5 Olympic Glory 36
Chapter 6 Play to Win 48
For More Information 60
Places to Visit 64
About the Author and Content Consultant 64