On July 9, 2015, Butler re-signed with the Bulls for million over five years. Wisconsin connection: Competed at the University of Wisconsin, graduated in May. The fifth-year senior at UW finished an outstanding college career when she won the discus at the 2016 NCAA outdoor championships with a personal-best throw of 208-5, setting a Big Ten record. Résumé: With several podium finishes at ISAF Sailing World Cup events, Haeger and her partner, Briana Provancha, are considered medal contenders for Rio. He pushed the pace over the final 1,600 meters and won in 8 minutes 22.48 seconds. That time makes him the 13th-fastest in the history of the event. She quickly became a dominant force, winning an unprecedented 12 consecutive races on the ITU World Triathlon Series circuit and world championship titles in 20.
Baton Twirling Beach Volleyball Cheerleading Field Hockey Inline Hockey Jump Rope Karate Powerlifting Sport Stacking Swimming Taekwondo Track & Field / Multi-Events Trampoline & Tumbling Weightlifting Wrestling QUALIFICATION: This is an open event. Any athlete with a valid membership in any AAU sport may participate.
AGE DIVISIONS: Kids: 6-7, 8-9, 10-11 Youth: 12-13 Teenage: 14-15, 16-17, 18-19 Juniors: 20-23 (need to purchase an Adult Athlete AAU membership) BATON TWIRLING QUALIFICATION: United States athletes must compete and qualify at an AAU District, Regional, Super Regional, or Mini-National Championship in every event in which they wish to be eligible to compete in at the AAU Baton Twirling National Championships (individual, team, and corps events) conducted at the AAU Junior Olympic Games.
As a little girl growing up in rural West Virginia, Clara (Grandt) Santucci had never heard of the Olympics.
That all changed at age 9 on a visit to her grandmother’s house.
Wisconsin connection: Played three years at Marquette University. He is a two-time NBA all-star and was named the league's most improved player in 2014-'15.