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Camille vanderMeer of Elmira lost her opportunity to play soccer, now is sculling.
Camille vanderMeer: From Soccer Field to Single Scull
From Row2K and Ed Hewitt: Before last fall, Camille vanderMeer was happy and successful playing defender with a nationally-competitive soccer team in her hometown of Elmira, NY. But as many soccer players and parents know, US Soccer made a change from school-year to calendar-year age grouping for teams in 2016 , which dramatically changed the composition of many soccer teams, even leaving some athletes without enough teammates to field a teammate. So last fall, vanderMeer found herself without a team, and without a sport.