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Ping pong dreaming for 16-year-old Olympian

Ping pong dreaming for 16-year-old Olympian


Ariel Hsing (Photo from teamusa.org)

By Stephen Wade
The Associated Press

Ariel Hsing was 8 when she wrote down her Olympic dream on a piece of paper. She rolled it up, wrapped it with a string, and tucked it into a small box.

“I said something along the lines of ‘I wish to become an Olympian one day,’ ” the 16-year-old Californian recalled. “Then for eight years, I convinced myself that if I opened the piece of paper and read it, my wish could not come true.” Read the full story

Posted in Sports, Vol 31 No 23 | 6/2-6/8Comments (0)

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