E:60: The Assist: Chris Hegardt

Publish Date: Sep 9, 2013, 06:50 PM ETDuration: 13:03

The only hope for Chris Hegardt to survive to his ninth birthday was chemotherapy and a liver transplant. Reporter Tom Friend brings E:60 the inspirational story of the boy with the indomitable spirit who refused to give up his soccer dream.

Tags: Soccer, espnW