Coach has seen Show-Me State soccer tournament grow

Saturday, June 6, 2009 | 6:46 p.m. CDT; updated 11:57 p.m. CDT, Saturday, June 6, 2009

COLUMBIA — Nearly 11 years ago, Columbia Pride soccer coach Rick Hess was approached to be the commissioner of the first Columbia three-on-three soccer tournament, a realm of soccer he knew nothing about.