Official Olympic Photo
Posted on August 9, 2016
Article by David Lear with Arkansas Journal
RIO DE JANEIRO–Team USA Women’s Gymnastics won it’s second consecutive Olympic team title at the 2016 Olympic Games today. The team pulled off this historic gold medal with a score of 184.897; Russia earned the silver with a score of 176.688; and China took bronze with a score of 176.003.
The USA Women’s Gymnastics team members include: Simone Biles of Spring, Texas/World Champions Centre; Gabby Douglas of Tarzana, California/Buckeye Gymnastics; Laurie Hernandez of Old Bridge, New Jersey/MG Elite; Madison Kocian, Dallas, Texas/WOGA Gymnastics; and Aly Raisman, Needham, Massachusetts/Brestyan’s American Gymnastics.