A major disappointment in her stellar soccer career turned out to be a blessing as Paschall got her priorities in order and now follows her life’s work with renewed passion It was a very merry Christmas for Brentwood native and soccer phenom Karlie Paschall. Fresh from a trip to Europe with the U.S. Women’s National U18 team in October, Karlie is still on cloud nine after recording her first assist in national team play during the team’s 3-1 win over France in the Women’s International Cup in Northern Ireland. The precocious teenager is still hyped about her performance in that…

Don’t look now, but a different kind of futbol is gaining popularity in the South. Here’s how big-time soccer is growing below the Mason-Dixon line. After decades of trying to prove to the American soccer powers-that-be that our time has arrived, it appears they have finally gotten the message. Big-time futbol is once and for all coming to the Southeast. This spring the newest Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise, Atlanta United FC, debuts, and soccer fans in the Music City are excited about Nashville FC, the newest club in the up-and-coming United Soccer League (USL), launching in 2018. And after…