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Kyle Beckerman
For ex-Arundel star Beckerman, clear path to goal
For ex-Arundel star Beckerman, clear path to goal

It was the Junior League State Wrestling Tournament, and Paul and Meg Beckerman were anticipating their son, Kyle, competing in the semifinals when it suddenly became clear Kyle Beckerman, then 13, was going in a different direction. "Kyle asked me what time it was," Paul Beckerman said. "I said, 'About 2:30,' and he went over to the corner of the gym and started taking off his wrestling stuff. I said, 'What are you doing?' and he told me, 'The [Olympic Development Program] has soccer tryouts in an hour. We need to get going.' " Beckerman, who graduated from Arundel High in 2000, was going to be a soccer player. Today, at 27, he is team...

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