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Donnell Whittenburg to compete in American Cup as Edgewood grad's rise continues
Donnell Whittenburg to compete in American Cup as Edgewood grad's rise continues

In his first trip to the World Championships in China last fall, gymnast Donnell Whittenburg allowed himself a moment to admire the reigning Olympic gold medalist and five-time world champion, Japan's Kohei Uchimura. It was an "eye-opener," he said — the Baltimore native realized he was on that level, competing alongside the world's top gymnasts — a sensation that won't likely fade for one of America's rising stars. Whittenburg is one of two American men in the nine-man field for Saturday's AT&T American Cup, the last of three International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) World Cup series events and — outside the national and world...

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