What A Day: Katie Ledecky Experiences Defeat, Victory, Perspective In TokyoMaryland's Katie Ledecky will be the first to concede that her standards are almost impossible to meet, especially at this stage of her stellar swimming career.
Simone Biles Withdraws From Individual All Around CompetitionSimone Biles will not defend her Olympic title. The American gymnastics superstar withdrew from Thursday's all-around competition to focus on her mental well-being.
Bouncing Back: Katie Ledecky Finally Wins Gold At Tokyo GamesKatie Ledecky, an Olympic swimmer from Bethesda, Maryland, won gold Wednesday morning at the Tokyo Olympics in the first-ever women's 1,500-meter freestyle.
Simone Biles Looks To Focus On Herself; Tokyo Olympics Created Unique Stress, Doctor SaysIn one of the biggest shocks of the Tokyo Summer Olympics so far, USA gymnast Simone Biles withdrew from the team competition early Tuesday. Team USA would go on to take silver.
Bethesda's Katie Ledecky Sets New Olympic Record For 1500M FreeOlympic swimmer Katie Ledecky is making history in Tokyo -- this time she broke an Olympic record for the 1500M freestyle.
Katie Zaferes Of Hampstead Wins Bronze Medal In Women's Triathlon At Tokyo GamesKatie Zafares of Hampstead wins bronze medal in the women's triathlon at the Tokyo Games.
Bethesda's Katie Ledecky Wins First Medal In Tokyo GamesKatie Ledecky of Bethesda won her first medal of the Tokyo games on Sunday.
Maryland Native Paralympian Becca Meyers Withdraws From Toyko Games After She Was Denied 'Reasonable' AccommodationsMaryland native and two-time Paralympian Becca Meyers announced Tuesday she will be withdrawing from the Tokyo Paralympic Games after the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee "repeatedly denied" her "reasonable and essential accommodation" to bring her mother to the games.
Maryland's Matthew Centrowitz Jr. Makes U.S. Men's Track & Field Olympic TeamAnne Arundel County native and Olympic gold medalist Matthew Centrowitz Jr. makes the men's track and field Olympic team. It's his third time on the Olympic team.
Maryland's Kayla DiCello Will Serve As An Alternate On US Olympic Women's Gymnastics TeamMaryland's Kayla DiCello will serve as an alternate on the U.S. Olympic women's gymnastics team.
Storm Brewing On Katie Ledecky's Tokyo Olympic HorizonKatie Ledecky is used to slaying her competition, winning not by hundredths but by full seconds. Usually lots of 'em.
2 For 2: Ledecky Wins Her Shortest, Longest Races At Olympic TrialsOn another memorable night for the American swimming star, Katie Ledecky won the 200-meter freestyle and the historic 1,500 free about 70 minutes apart at the U.S. Olympic trials Wednesday, locking up two more individual events for the Tokyo Games.
Need For Speed: Maryland Native Katie Ledecky Wins 400, But Slower Than ExpectedKatie Ledecky touched the wall far ahead of everyone else at the U.S. swimming trials.
Emotions Stir Michael Phelps As He Returns To US Olympic Trials To Cheer On Former TeammatesIt's June in an Olympic year, and Michael Phelps is feeling it. In his mind and in his body. Except the winningest Olympian of all time has been retired for five years.
Katie Ledecky Dominates 1,500 Freestyle At California MeetKatie Ledecky won the 1,500-meter freestyle at the Pro Swim Series meet with the world's fastest time this year.