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Lucas Monroe (above) became the second Abington rising senior to commit to a Division I school this spring. (Photo: Josh Verlin/CoBL)In fact, Monroe, who played soccer growing up, said he "hated" basketball until he was about nine or 10 years old. Monroe looked up to his older brother, Jordan, who was seven years his senior. And Jordan played basketball, so Monroe’s path to the hardwood was inevitable.