After a year-long delay, the Tokyo Olympics are present little than a week away.
At slightest 14 North Texans volition correspond the United States:
- Tom Scott was raised successful Richardson and attended Jesuit College Prep successful Dallas.
- Brian Irr is simply a New York autochthonal but moved to North Texas 4 years agone to bid successful Plano. He and Scott are 2 of the 4 karate athletes heading to Tokyo for Team USA.
- Jasmine Moore, from Grand Prairie, is simply a way and tract phenom. She was a 9x authorities champion astatine Mansfield Lake Ridge High School. She’ll vie successful the triple jump.
- Hailey Hernandez is connected the Team USA Diving team. She’ll plunge into Olympic contention conscionable 2 months aft graduating from Southlake Carroll High School.
- Ariel Atkins went to Duncanville High School and present plays for the Washington Mystics successful the WNBA. She volition correspond Team USA for 5x5 basketball.
- Allisha Gray, a Dallas Wings commencement from Georgia, volition correspond Team USA successful 3x3 basketball.
- Chiaka Ogbogu, a volleyball subordinate oregon Team USA, calls Coppell home. According to her biography, she near the University of Texas arsenic the schoolhouse grounds holder successful vocation blocks.
- Austin Krajicek, from Plano, is connected Team USA Tennis.
- TCU alum and Fort Worth nonmigratory Ronnie Baker volition question the rubric of 'world’s fastest antheral erstwhile helium runs the 100-meter dash.
- Bryson DeChambeau, a nonrecreational golfer surviving successful Dallas, heads to Tokyo aft helium finishes the British Open.
- Austen Smith of Keller volition purpose for golden arsenic the youngest subordinate of the U.S. Olympic shooting team.
- Vincent Hancock, of Fort Worth, already has 2 Olympic golden medals successful skeet shooting and is backmost connected Team USA again.
- Emma Malabuyo, a gymnast from Flower Mound, made Team USA arsenic an alternate.
- Jourdan Delacruz, a weightlifter from Wylie, is looking to assistance her squad to Olympic gold.