“One Thousand Showers” is a true story about an NCAA
Division I coach’s battle against the Reno, Nevada "system".
Terri Patraw was a highly successful Division I soccer
coach with the requisite aggressive, scrappy personality. Terri was at the top
of her game when she was suddenly thrown into the battle of her
"This book is an eye-opening look into the
politics, nepotism and lies of an athletic program and legal system out-of-control."
- Amazon Review
The story touches on the dark side of the state of
Nevada. Just when Terri had exhausted all other avenues, she turned to the
judicial system to be the final arbiter of justice only to be disappointed to
learn that they were perhaps the worst of the bunch.
This fascinating story is straight out of today’s
headlines - Lance Armstrong, Penn State, Rutgers, Mike Leach, University of
Miami, and others and will turn heads nationally.
Showers”, published on June 13, 2013, reached #4 on Amazon's Top 100
Hot New Releases (Sports-Coaching) in its first week. It is available on Amazon.com (Paperback and Kindle) and iBooks/iTunes, and
the story has been adapted for film.