|Born in Santa Clara, California
|Graduates from University of Central Florida
|Marries Roby Stahl, professional soccer player
|Begins struggles with health problem later diagnosed as CFIDS—chronic fatigue immune dysfunction syndrome (Epstein-Barr virus).
|Akers and Stahl file for divorce
|Injured as U.S. loses to eventual champion Norway in women's World Cup
|Lends name to high school girls tournament in Florida, the Michelle Akers Soccer Classic