On May 22, 1999 soccer star Mia Hamm scored her 108th national goal. Sure, you might be thinking ďItís just a goalĒ but this one single goal made her the worlds all time international scoring champion!
††††††† Mia Hamm was just like any other girl in
the world when she was a child. On March 17, 1972, in
††††††† With her heart set on being on a soccer
field, Mia enjoyed playing on her schoolís soccer teams as well. She played on
††††††† Even though Mia Hamm was becoming a
famous athlete, she still wanted to raise a family. She married her college
boyfriend Christian Corey in 1994. But sadly in 2001 they got a divorce. Mia
didnít stay single for every long. In November of 2003,
††††††† Mia isnít just a great soccer player,
she is a great person too. When a heart raging moment struck the
††††††† Mia was an excellent soccer player. She was named a college All-American three times and set the Atlantic Coast Conference records for most goals and assists. With Mia as its star, the U.S national team won gold medals at the 1996 and 2004 Olympic Games and silver medals at the 2000 Olympics. Mia also led the team to win the 1991 and 1999 world cup. That means they are the best team in the WORLD!
††††††† As you can see, Mia Hamm is a great woman. She has impacted many peopleís lives in the world, and one of them is me. She has taught me to always to put my best foot forward and to never give up. She is a wonderful role model to many men and woman. She has touched my heart and I hope you all get a sentimental feeling about her. Mia Hamm is the worldís greatest soccer player in my eyes, and even though her soccer days are done, her amazing skills will always be remembered if she is on the field or not.
Rob. Mia Hamm: Soccer Star.
Publishing Group, 2001
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