Tokyo Olympics Week One Recap: Minnesotans Take Home Olympic Medals

Davida Erdahl

For each Gov. Walz: Happy Sunisa Lee Working day! The 18-12 months-previous Hmong American from St. Paul arrived via when Simone Biles could not contend to provide house the gold in the women’s gymnastics person all-all around, after earning silver in the group all-all around along with her teammate from Isanti, Grace McCallum. In her first Olympics, Lee has come to be the first Hmong American to contend in the Olympics and acquire a gold medal. Lee is also a powerful contender to acquire gold in the uneven bars, wherever she has performed the most tough schedule of everyone else at the Olympics so far.

What’s subsequent:

  • Sunday, Aug. 1: Women’s Vault Last, Women’s Uneven Bars Last
  • Monday, Aug. two: Women’s Flooring Training Last
  • Tuesday, Aug. 3: Women’s Harmony Beam Last

Gopher alumni Bowen Becker claimed the gold medal for the U.S. as component of the 4×100 men’s freestyle

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