Representing the Mitten State in Rio

There are plenty of chances to watch Michiganders excel in Rio

Let the games begin! Michigan has had a proud tradition of sending talented athletes to the world games. This year, the 10 athletes who call Michigan home will be competing for medals in boxing, basketball, cycling, indoor volleyball, rowing, sailing, swimming and track and field:

Michigan’s 2016 Summer Olympians are:

Boxing 
Claressa Shields, of Flint

Basketball
Draymond Green, of Saginaw

Cycling
Brent Bookwalter, of Grand Rapids

Indoor Volleyball
Alisha Glass, of Leland

Rowing
Grace Latz, of Jackson
Grace Luczak, of Ann Arbor
Ellen Tomek, of Flushing

Sailing
Bora Gulari, of Detroit

Swimming
Allison Schmitt, of Canton

Track and Field
Andrew Evans, of Portage

Source: USOC

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