Inaugural tournament kicks off in Hawaii

February 18, 2008
By Jeff Carlisle, ESPNsoccernet
Soccer dreams usually fall into just a few categories. There is the vision of winning a league championship, as well as the fantasy of scoring in a cup final, not to mention the desire to represent one's country. Playing in an otherwise obscure preseason tournament wouldn't figure to be in the conversation, but when you're native Hawaiian Brian Ching, participating in this week's Pan-Pacific Championship in Honolulu zips him right past the bouncer and through the front door of the Soccer Dreams Fulfilled ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations