Olympic Achievement through Pure Michigan Effort

Michiganders watching the Rio games had plenty to root for as 10 athletes who call Michigan home took the field in competition. And after the closing ceremonies, we had plenty to show for it.

GOLD — Claressa Sheilds of Flint (Boxing)

GOLD — Draymond Green of Saginaw (Basketball)

GOLD — Allison Schmitt of Canton (Swimming)

GOLD — Katelin Snyder of Detroit (Rowing)

GOLD — Alisha Glass of Leland, Lauren Paolini of Ann Arbor (Volleyball),
BRONZE — Nick Willis of Ann Arbor (New Zealand 1,500)
(Click here for more Michigan achievements)

Over the course of the Olympics, the world took note that Michigan-connected athletes were far ahead of the competition Congratulations to all our Michigan athletes!

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