Several athletes from the University of Virginia and Virginia Tech are competing at the Summer Olympics in London.
From Virginia Tech, two athletes are scheduled to compete. Marcel Lomnicky will go for gold in the hammer throw, and Katarina Filova will swim in the 100-meter and 200-meter freestyle. They both are representing Slovakia.
From the UVA, there are 13 athletes competing. Four of them are competing in men's swimming.
Here is the complete list of UVA athletes:
- Will Coleman, Equestrian, USA, Athlete
- Paige Selenski, Field Hockey, USA, Athlete
- Michelle Vittese, Field Hockey, USA, Athlete
- David Karasek, Men's Swimming, Switzerland, 200m IM
- Matt McLean, Men's Swimming, USA, 800m Freestyle Relay
- Scot Robison, Men's Swimming, USA, 400m Freestyle Relay, *Alternate
- Somdev Devvarman, Men's Tennis, India, Singles
- Inge Janssen, Women's Rowing, Netherlands, Athlete
- Lori Lindsey, Women's Soccer, USA, Athlete, *Alternate
- Becky Sauerbrunn, Women's Soccer, USA, Athlete
- Katya Bachrouche, Women's Swimming, Lebanon, 800m Freestyle
- Lauren Perdue, Women's Swimming, USA, 800m Freestyle Relay
- Yannick Kaser, Men's Swimming, Switzerland, 200m Breaststroke
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