Preeminent college coach, Tree Allen, hides a murder in order to protect her best friend and her own legacy. Then she gets the chance to make history.
To deflect attention from another sexist scandal, Maury Zito, owner of the Carolina Cougars baseball team, hires Tree to be the first woman manager. But, from the moment she takes the job, she's attacked in the twitterverse, with some of the slurs and death threats coming from inside her own clubhouse.
Can Tree unite the team under her leadership, or will the stadium become her burial ground?
CURVEBALL ( 79K words) is character-driven contemporary women's fiction