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Class of 2000
North Carolina Soccer Hall of Fame


Bill Holleman

Bill Holleman has made an impact in the development, coaching and administration of the game of soccer, not only in North Carolina, but also in the south and in the nation.


Eddie Pope

Certainly the most remarkable player to emerge to date from North Carolina, this biography presents the first “half” of his soccer story.


Hank Steinbrecher

Thousands of members of the U.S. Soccer family have come to know Hank Steinbrecher as “The Preacher” because of his devotion to soccer and because of the passion that he manifests whenever he talks about the sport.


Pat Hamilton

Born and raised on a farm near Haskell, OK, Pat Hamilton saw his first soccer game at the age of thirteen when German POWs played on the town’s high school football field during World War II.

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