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While the majority of the film is an accurate account, some details changed for the film are: 1. Caroline Found is shown dying right at the beginning of the school year, when the real date was August 11, 2011, two weeks before the school year started. The scrimmage game at the beginning of the film versus City High was made up specifically for the film. 2. There is no Montgomery high school in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 3. Kelley Fliehler's boyfriend is made up for the film. 4. The Women of Troy is seen losing their first match in a sweep. In reality, their first matches were at an invitational where they went 1-2 that weekend. 5. The "Live Like Line" slogan and T-shirts and the usage of "Sweet Caroline" as a theme song grew popular weeks before the state tournament. 6. A minor but mentionable fact: There appears to have a few days pass during the semi-final and championship match. The real timeline was the semis were on Friday Nov. 11 and the final was the next day.