Michael Phelps achieves ‘closure’ in Rio, ready to coach at ASU
Logan Newman/Cronkite News | August 15, 2016 8:00 pm
In winning his 23rd gold medal, Michael Phelps put an exclamation point on his historic Olympic swim career. Now he will return home to Arizona.
Arizona athletes increase USA medal count
Asia Poole/Cronkite Sports | August 15, 2016 5:17 pm
Sixteen Arizona athletes are competing at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games and working to ensure Team USA comes home with as many medals as possible.
Not winning gold best thing to happen to Olympian Judi Adams
Louisa Stanwich/Cronkite News | August 11, 2016 12:53 pm
Phoenix native Judi Adams rose to the precipice of competing on a world stage, but Cold War politics threw up a road block that delayed her Olympic dream.
Former Pac-12 players Walsh Jennings, Ross dig new partnership
Katie Faller/Cronkite News | August 9, 2016 5:51 pm
April Ross and Kerri Walsh Jennings dig their new volleyball partnership and hope to win gold in the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Rio marks 18th Olympics for Arizona man
Katie Faller/Cronkite News | August 9, 2016 6:00 am
Olympians spend their entire lives preparing for the games; Chuck Brandt has spent a lifetime attending them.
Chase Kalisz credits ASU’s Bob Bowman, Michael Phelps for his first medal win
Samantha Witherwax/Cronkite News | August 8, 2016 6:00 pm
Georgia product and mentee of Bob Bowman thanked the Arizona State swimming coach and Michael Phelps after winning a medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
From California to a kibbutz, former ASU track star runs winding road to represent Israel in Rio
Logan Newman/Cronkite News | August 7, 2016 4:08 pm
Donald Blair-Sandford will represent Israel in the Olympics in Rio de Janiero. The athlete was a former ASU student-athlete.
Live sites allow international fans to celebrate Olympics for free
Katie Faller/Cronkite News | August 6, 2016 5:32 pm
The sites are free to the public and are open every day until the end of the games on Aug. 21.
Taurasi looking to join elite list with four Olympic gold medals in basketball
Ryan Wright/Cronkite News | August 2, 2016 6:04 pm
LOS ANGELES — Earning four Olympic gold medals is a feat that only two basketball players, male or female, have ever accomplished. Diana Taurasi, along […]
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