"While soccer fans will especially enjoy the detailed descriptions of key matches from her career, there’s much to glean about teamwork and determination for any teen. An inspiring story of perseverance."
"Not for lovers of soccer only: readers after inspiration to keep playing, regardless of the odds, will find plenty here."
"...the central themes of hard work, diligence, ambition, and tenacity make Lloyd’s story an inspiration for all readers, especially tweens looking for strong role models."
—School Library Journal