In her first Olympic appearance, Harrison won gold at the London Games in 2012. In doing so, she became the first American to ever earn an Olympic gold medal in judo. Harrison also attended the 2008 Beijing...
Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:41 PM CDT
Serbian Men, U.S. Women Favored for Olympic Water Polo Gold
Athletes competing in the 2016 Rio Olympics share a common goal: to leave Brazil with a medal. But fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad also sees the games as an opportunity to teach Americans about the Muslim faith.
Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:56 PM CDT
Illinois Gymnasts Score Ticket to 2016 Rio Olympic Games
At the age of 9, Augello picked up on the sport when her brother would come home from wrestling and practice his moves on her. She attended a practice with her brother’s team and instantly fell in love.
Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 06:14 PM CDT
Father Sold Motorcycle to Buy Olympian Her First Horse