Playing the Advantage  Excerpt--Chapter 1

                 Playing the Advantage Excerpt--Chapter 1

Playing the Advantage

The reader meets nineteen-year old Carly on the morning after her first one-night stand during a week-long, spring break bender, but the majority of the novel is set in Chicago.  In many ways, Carly is the typical college freshman; however, there is one big difference--Carly is a Division I soccer player and, therefore, has a different set of rules that she needs to follow in order to maintain her scholarship. The novel follows Carly as she tries to navigate her own changing boundaries regarding sexuality, drug use, and alcohol binges along with the expectations that follow her as an athlete at a Catholic university. Read More...