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By Adam K. Powell

In may perhaps of 1953, seven institutions―Clemson collage, Duke collage, the collage of Maryland, the collage of North Carolina, North Carolina country collage, Wake woodland 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 by means of the college of Virginia. Fifty years later, ACC soccer continues to be going powerful, as chronicled during this definitive heritage by means of ok. Adam Powell.

From kickoff to landing, Powell offers an in-depth examine the gamers, video games, and remarkable 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 publication 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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