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Rio Olympians with ties to Washington state

Bremerton native Nathan Adrian, the gold medalist in the 100-meter freestyle at the London Games, will try to repeat at the Rio Games. The heats and semifinals are Aug. 9, and the finals are Aug. 10.
Bremerton native Nathan Adrian, the gold medalist in the 100-meter freestyle at the London Games, will try to repeat at the Rio Games. The heats and semifinals are Aug. 9, and the finals are Aug. 10. The Associated Press

Team USA  

WOMEN

Name

Sport

Washington connection

Sue Bird

basketball

Seattle Storm

Andrea Geubelle

track and field

Curtis High

Adrienne Martelli

rowing

Curtis High, UW

Megan Kalmoe

rowing

UW

Morghan King

weightlifting

Seattle

Marti Malloy

judo

Oak Harbor

Megan Rapinoe

soccer

Seattle Reign

Helena Scutt

sailing

Kirkland

Kerry Simmonds

rowing

UW

Hope Solo

soccer

Richland High, UW, Seattle Reign

Katelin Snyder

rowing

UW

Breanna Stewart

basketball

Seattle Storm

Courtney Thompson

volleyball

Kentlake High, UW

Krista Vansant

volleyball

UW

Kara Winger

track and field

Vancouver

Katrina Young

diving

Seattle

MEN

Name

Sport

Washington connection

Nathan Adrian

swimming

Bremerton High

Sam Dommer

rowing

UW

Bernard Lagat

track and field

WSU

Daniel Lowe

shooting

Olympia

Rob Munn

rowing

Redmond High, UW

Sam Ojserkis

rowing

UW

Travis Stevens

judo

Tacoma

Hans Struzyna

rowing

Bellevue Christian HS, UW

Jeremy Taiwo

track and field

Newport High, UW

Klay Thompson

basketball

WSU

OTHER COUNTRIES

 

WOMEN

Name

Sport

Country

WA connection

Leilani Mitchell

basketball

Australia

Kennewick

Nicole Hare

rowing

Canada

WSU

Patricia Obee

rowing

Canada

UW

Diamara Planell Cruz

track and field

Puerto Rico

UW

Lisa Roman

rowing

Canada

WSU

Ramu Tokashiki

basketball

Japan

Seattle Storm

MEN

Name

Sport

Country

WA connection

Aron Baynes

basketball

Australia

WSU

Will Crothers

rowing

Canada

UW

Rob Gibson

rowing

Canada

UW

Conlin McCabe

rowing

Canada

UW

Brock Motum

basketball

Australia

WSU

Cheng-Tsung Pan

golf

Chinese Taipei

UW

Domantas Sabonis

basketball

Lithuania

Gonzaga

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