Gone Pro: North Carolina: Tar Heel Stars Who Became Pros by Tim W. JacksonGone Pro: North Carolina: Tar Heel Stars Who Became Pros by Tim W. Jackson

Gone Pro: North Carolina: Tar Heel Stars Who Became Pros

byTim W. Jackson

Paperback | April 15, 2014

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Gone Pro: North Carolina by Tim Jackson provides a comprehensive look at the University of North Carolina athletes who made it to the top of their professions including all the big names from recent generations featuring sports superstars such as Vince Carter, Mia Hamm, Michael Jordan, B. J. Surhoff, and Lawrence Taylor. It also looks at some who were never as well known, such as Charlie 'Choo Choo' Justice, and some who were widely recognized a generation ago but whose stars have faded over the years. Exploring athletes' places in Carolina history, Gone Pro also examines their professional careers and how they fared at the highest levels of their sports. This rich history will make North Carolina residents and UNC alumni beam with pride at the amazing number of professionals who hail from the state's flagship school.
Tim W. Jackson's career in publishing started at a young age. At 17 he began writing sports for his hometown newspaper, The Franklin County Times, in Alabama. He went on to the University of Alabama where he began writing for student publications, quickly becoming Assistant Sports Editor for the school paper. While maintaining a love ...
Title:Gone Pro: North Carolina: Tar Heel Stars Who Became ProsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 9.01 × 6.01 × 0.52 inPublished:April 15, 2014Publisher:Clerisy PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1578605458

ISBN - 13:9781578605453


Editorial Reviews

What sets this book apart from other college sports titles, though, is how it goes beyond these athletes' time at Chapel Hill."&#8212 The Asheville Post "