During the 1980s, a group of young women struggle to establish themselves as high school and then U.S. National Team soccer players. During its 18-year journey, the team won two Olympic gold medals, two World Cup titles and has since redefined access for young women in team sports in the U.S. During the 1999 Women's World Cup at the Pasadena Rose Bowl, a record-setting 30 million people tuned in to watch the U.S. capture the World Cup against China in an overtime shootout.
Billie Jean King
Joseph M Lavine
Aired in United States December 11, 2005
Aired in United States September 25, 2007
Aired in USA on HBO Network December 11, 2005 as a "Sports of the 20th Century" presentation.
Screened at a special engagement for invited guests at Chrysler Hall, Norfolk, Virginia on October 27, 2005.
Screened at John Hancock Hall, Boston, Massachusetts on November 10, 2005.