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Book excerpt: Uncovering the pursuit of a champion athlete

Updated: July 20, 2010, 5:17 PM ET
By Tom Farrey | ESPN The Magazine

Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from Tom Farrey's new book, "Game On: The All-American Race To Make Champions Of Our Children."

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Los Angeles, California

I have come to L.A. looking for sperm.

Strong sperm. Swift sperm. Athletic sperm!

Such a thing does exist, I am told.

"Wanna see?" says Diana Schillinger, lab manager at California Cryobank, a reproductive tissue depository that ...

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