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Amherst-Bowdoin clash a family affair for the O’Malleys

The entire scene, Sue O’Malley concedes 10 months later, was a bit overwhelming, and certainly a reality check.

Her three sons, seemingly indestructible, never suffering more than a scratch in hundreds of games, from youth sports to college, were grounded. All three were healing their wounds on a pair of beds and a couch in the family room of their Medfield home.

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