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McCrory brothers have similar success in sports despite differences
McCrory brothers have similar success in sports despite differences

Bending down, hands on knees, Nick McCrory urged his younger brother to swim faster. "Go, Lucas," he yelled. Only a few meters remained in the freestyle preliminary. As Lucas dug two more strokes, reaching for the wall, Nick spun around to look at the clock. "How was his time?" Sports have always been a common ground for the McCrory boys. They grew up in North Carolina riding bikes and shooting hoops in the yard, competing like siblings often do. But when Nick started diving, working his way into the elite ranks and eventually winning a bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics, his brother got left behind. Lucas wondered whether sports still held a place for...

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