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Jeff Jacobs: Navy SEALs, UConn To Honor Kyle Milliken With Bone Mill Run

Jeff Jacobs: Navy SEALs, UConn To Honor Kyle Milliken With Bone Mill Run

UConn track coach Greg Roy had not known about Kyle Milliken's dream until one day during Milliken's senior year. It was 2002.

"I happened to be walking through the natatorium and there's Kyle sitting in the bottom of the deep end of the pool with a backpack on," Roy said. "I'm like, 'What? I guess that last workout finally got to him.'"

Roy stood there and watched and waited.

"Finally he comes up all red-faced and catching his breath. I go, 'Hey, Kyle's what's going on?'''

Milliken climbed out of the pool.

"My real dream in life is to be a Navy SEAL," he told Roy.

"He was already beginning training," Roy...