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Baltimore-area natives lift Uganda to success in world lacrosse championships
Baltimore-area natives lift Uganda to success in world lacrosse championships

Andrew Boston wore a headlamp so he could walk to the bus stop at night. He carried a lacrosse stick to ward off wild dogs, and then he waited for a bus that might not come. For Uganda to be ready for its historic debut on the world stage, he knew he had to make this journey. Every weekend. Hired as the head coach of the Ugandan national team in September, Boston, an Ellicott City native and Loyola High graduate, made the 20-hour round trip from the radio station where he was working in the Teso region of the northeastern part of the country to the capital city of Kampala. There, he would work with the team. "I realize how absolutely ridiculous it sounds, but when you're...

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