Eric and Lou Woods are top high school rowers growing up in a dead-end industrial town. Eric is a gifted student who hopes for higher education, while twin brother Lou's ambitions reach as far as the next party. But when Lou receives a full athletic scholarship to a prestigious university, he secretly switches identities so Eric can attend college in his place. Now with the National Rowing Finals fast approaching, Eric is torn between the loyalty to his brother and the seduction of his new lifestyle at Oakridge. Can two brothers make the ultimate sacrifice to live one dream?