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Utsumi brings attention to women's water polo history

Original post made on Jul 22, 2016

Kyle Utsumi, who will begin a new chapter in his life this fall as an eighth-grade teacher at Woodside Priory, completed another chapter recently by detailing the rise of the sport and what it took to bring it to the attention of the American public in his book, "Sydney's Silver Lining."

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 22, 2016, 2:52 PM

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Posted by KT Morace
a resident of The Greenhouse
on Jul 22, 2016 at 10:05 pm

A MUST read for all females who truly call themselves an athlete and especially a water polo athlete. This is a book that engaged me from beginning to end and read in one weekend. I can picture scenes in the book as it could be seen in a movie. Fantastic job and detailed documentation by Kyle. Oh and go USA in Rio!

Posted by Member
a resident of Barron Park
on Jul 23, 2016 at 8:41 am

Didn't know anything about water polo but what a great read!

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