Name: Kristine Lilly
Sport: Soccer
DOB: 7/22/1971
Birthplace: New York, N.Y.
Hometown: Wilton, Conn.
High School: Wilton High School (Wilton, Conn.)
College: University of North Carolina
Olympic Experience
  • Three-time Olympian (1996, 2000, 2004); three-time Olympic medalist (2 golds, 1 silver)
  • Atlanta 1996, gold
  • Sydney 2000, silver
  • Athens 2004, gold
Personal: Led the Wilton High School soccer team to three state titles...Led the University of North Carolina to four NCAA titles from 1989-92...Member of the 1991 U.S. Women’s National Team, the first to win a FIFA Women’s World Cup, at age 20...Named to Soccer America’s College Team of the Decade for the 1990s...Her hometown of Wilton, Connecticut, dedicated a day to her known as “Kristine Lilly Day”...Runs the Kristine Lilly Soccer Academy...Has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, the tallest peak in Africa...Has one daughter, Sidney.