Missy Franklin

United States Women's 4x100m medley relay team members Missy Franklin, and Megan Romano embrace after winning the gold medal at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain,  Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013.  (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Missy Franklin wins record 6th gold at swim worlds

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Missy Franklin climbed to the top of the podium one more time in Spain before heading off to college. With that step, the 18-year-old joined a very exclusive club. Missy, we’d […]

08/04/2013

The gold medal winning United States team from left: Ricky Berens, Ryan Lochte, Charles Gipson Houchin and Conor Dwyer smile as they pose for photos after the medal ceremony for the Men's 4x200m freestyle relay final at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, Friday, Aug. 2, 2013.  (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

Lochte claims 2 golds on epic night of swimming

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Wearing fluorescent orange sneakers, Ryan Lochte eased out of his seat and moved gingerly toward the exit of the Palau Sant Jordi. It was the first time he was slow all […]

08/02/2013

MIssy goes back to school

One of the breakout stars of the Olympics is 17-year old Missy Franklin; “Missy the Missile.” Two gold medals in swimming. What’s next? Well… she says she has to get ready for her senior year in […]

08/06/2012

Wear it proud: The flag as a fashion statement

(AP) – There was no mystery as to which team Varun Pemmaraju was supporting: His American flag was tied around his neck, the Stars and Stripes floating like a cape behind him. “I was going […]

08/06/2012

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