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Hundreds of teenagers across West Virginia were at Concord University today.

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The event was the Upward Bound Olympics.

Besides soccer, some of the other events included basketball, tennis and cross country.

There's also an academic section of the olympics with teens taking part in fine arts and a quiz bowl, all in preparing them for their next year in high school and hopefully getting students ready for college.

The winning team gets a trophy, and the team that displays the best sportsmanship also gets a trophy.

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