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I would suggest that there are two reasons for this.

Swimming, rowing, and track are individual sports, rather than team sports, where one athlete can have an outstanding performance and win a major event even if others on the team are below average. Second is the money. An outstanding athlete is the non-team sports is less likely to be offered big bucks until he has won on the national stage while a performer in a team sport, like soccer, might be offered big bucks as a prospect.

(In response to this post by 3xHoo)

Posted: 11/26/2018 at 1:24PM


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  I would suggest that there are two reasons for this. -- Orangebluewahoo 11/26/2018 1:24PM
  Agree -- VignetteHoo 11/26/2018 11:44AM
  Thankfully, top youth playing pro. -- Wahoos1 11/26/2018 05:27AM

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