If the soccer gods could have scripted a way to start the spring break weekend in Houston, this would have been it. A 4-0 rout for the Houston Dynamo in their opening match, followed by a picturesque day for the Houston Dash to open training camp on Monday.
The Dynamo haven't had an impressive opening match since their inaugural season in 2006, and their first championship season.
The main event was of course the Dynamo who had three goals in the opening half to easily dispatch the New England Revolution in front of 22,000 plus in attendance here in Houston.
Here are a couple of soccer notes that Hair Balls took from the last couple of days.