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Tweet TeamUSA.orgWhat’s Next: While Jacobellis has experienced unprecedented international success, she’s medaled just once in her three Olympics, and that was a silver in 2006, when the event made its Olympic debut. This winter she’ll have another opportunity to win … …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google...

Tweet Olympics12:50 – Handing over of the Olympic flame by the high priestess to the first torchbearer in the presence of Thomas Bach, Lee Hee-beom, and the leaders of the National Olympic Committees of the upcoming Olympic Games and Olympic Winter Games: USA, …How to watch Olympic flame lighting ceremony in OlympiaNBCSports.comSouth Korean...

Tweet Lolo Jones says she suffered concussion symptoms in bobsled incidentUSA TODAYUSA TODAY Sports. Lolo Jones says she’s been suffering concussion symptoms after she was involved in a bobsled accident last week. The 35-year-old Olympian in track and field and bobsled recently made the U.S. women’s bobsled national team. …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Tweet Pac-12.comLOS ANGELES — The USA College Challenge reunited Olympic teammates and, in some cases, divided former teammates. Side eyes and a little trash talk were tossed from tent to tent — but it was all in good fun during a Team Pac-12 defeat over USA, …At USA College Challenge, the Pac-12 Team Has Unified and RalliedSwimming...

Tweet Star Local MediaSpecial Olympics Texas (SOTX) officially announced the 198 members that have been named to Team Texas, the delegation that will compete in the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle, Washington from July 1-6. From the Greater Dallas-Fort Worth … …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Tweet Toledo BladeThey were selected in in August to represent Ohio in next summer’s Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle. In preparation for their trip, Mr. Cash and Mr. King will continue their weekly routine of playing nine holes every Wednesday, weather permitting, … …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Tweet Washington PostThe motion didn’t mention McKayla Maroney by name, but the accusations made by the 2012 Olympic gold medalist that Nassar also molested her caused the large increase in stories — and not just in the Lansing area, where Nassar previously was the … and more …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google...

Tweet USA TODAYFormer U.S. gymnast and Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson and her husband, former NFL long snapper Andrew East, shared a raw and emotional video on Saturday in which they revealed they recently had a miscarriage. “We feel like a lot of people go … and more …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Tweet The Hockey WritersUnlike other national teams like Canada or Russia, Team USA decided to play in only one international tournament before assembling the roster for the 2018 Olympic Games in South Korea. The Deutschland Cup, scheduled for November 10-12 in Augsburg, … …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Tweet Mile High SportsThat day in the hospital, Garbett made two promises for the day he became healthy: To be the first of his family to graduate college; and to be called an Olympic Athlete for the USA Men’s Skeleton team. ‘Dream big or go home’ was his motto. Upon … …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google...

Tweet FOXSports.comCodie Bascue, Justin Olsen and Nick Cunningham are going to start the Olympic season as drivers on USA Bobsled’s men’s national team. It’s the first time in 20 seasons that Steven Holcomb – the longtime pilot of USA-1 – is not on the national team.USA Bobsled Names 2017-18 Men’s National Team, The First Without...

Tweet USA TODAYFinally, a reason someone would want to join a fraternity: become part of a viral dance video, and use that fame for good. That’s what University of Central Oklahoma students from Sigma Tau Gamma are doing. You might have seen the fraternity brothers … and more …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Tweet NBC OlympicsFor the U.S. and Canadian women’s hockey teams, this weekend marks the start of a series of pre-Olympic meetups which have, in the past, been like gasoline on a flame for the well-established rivalry. The two teams will convene at center ice, at the … and more …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google...

Tweet The Tennessean“Dear Eric, congratulations, you have been selected to represent Team Tennessee in power lifting at the 2018 USA Games in Seattle, Wa., next July . . . “ It was in that moment Wilson realized what he just read. He would finally take the next step in … …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Tweet Russia accuses US govt of pushing for its Olympic exclusionUSA TODAYMOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin has accused the U.S. government of pushing for Russia’s exclusion from the Olympics. A day after Russian President Vladimir Putin said “certain U.S. bodies” were pressuring the International Olympic Committee through its … and more …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Tweet ForbesBut starting with the 1992 Olympics — highlighted by the Dream Team in men’s basketball (which was almost entirely professional players)– Americans have become accustomed to seeing professional athletes represent the USA in international competitions. …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Tweet RollingStone.comI had a dream to go to the Olympics, and the things that I had to endure to get there, were unnecessary, and disgusting.” Maroney then goes on to directly name Nassar as the perpetrator in question, saying that he molested her throughout the years …McKayla Maroney’s Olympic teammates share support following assault...

Tweet fox2now.comFormer Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney alleged Wednesday that former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar repeatedly molested her, starting when she was 13 years old. On her verified Twitter account, Maroney made the allegation under the “#MeToo” …Who is former Team USA doctor accused of assaulting athlete?WPXI PittsburghMcKayla...

Tweet WPXI PittsburghU.S. Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney is one of dozens of young former USA Gymnastics athletes and other women who have accused former Team USA physician Larry Nassar, of sexual assault. More than 125 victims, including many from Nassar’s …McKayla Maroney Accuses Olympic Gymnastics Doctor of Molesting Her as a TeenRollingStone.comNastia...

Tweet USA Hockey… Canada, Finland and Sweden participating. All eight games of the Four Nations Cup will be streamed live by HockeyTV.com. A full rundown of Team USA’s pre-Olympic schedule, including broadcast and ticket information for each contest, is shown below … …read more Source:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...