Courtney Mathewson

US women's water polo coach leaves team after brother dies

U.S. women's water polo coach Adam Krikorian met with his team before practice on Thursday morning. One of his two older brothers had died, and he was leaving to spend time with his family.

A mourning Krikorian focused his message on his players, urging them to make the most of their Olympic experience. His players were blown away by his selflessness.

"That was a moment that I really realized he's one of the strongest people I know," U.S. captain Maggie Steffens said Saturday. "He just got us together, let us know what was going on. To know that that was happening to somebody that we love obviously affected us in a way, but one thing that he told us was to...