Discipline: All-Around, Floor Exercise, Balance Beam, Uneven Bars, Vault, Team
Current Residence: West Des Moines, Iowa
- 2008 Olympic Games, gold medal in women's balance beam, silver medals in women's team, women's individual all-around, women's floor exercise, 11th in women's uneven bars
- 2011, Pan American Games team gold medalist, uneven bars silver medalist
- 2009, 79th Amateur Athletic Union (All Around) Sullivan Award recipient
- 2008, Visa U.S. National Championships, national champion
- 2008, American Cup vault, floor exercise and balance beam gold medalist, all-around silver medalist
- 2007, World Championships all around, floor exercise and team gold medalist
- 2007, Pan American Games all-around, balance beam, uneven bars and team gold medalist, floor exercise silver medalist
- 2007, Visa Championships all-around, floor exercise and balance beam gold medalist, uneven bars bronze medalist
- 2007, American Cup all-around gold medalist
Fun Facts: Enjoys scrap-booking and shopping ... Won season 8 of Dancing with the Stars and is competing in the season 15 all-star edition ... Has a balance beam trick named after her
Red, White & Trending: July 1-7
Jamie MacDonald July 08, 2016
Timelines burst with red, white and blue Fourth of July holiday spirit (and an eagle on a bus at the OTC), Paralympic athletes step into the spotlight with Rio reactions, a peek into what makes swimming's Katie Ledecky great, triumph and heartache at track and field Olympic Trials, a classy goodbye from DeeDee Trotter and more.
Red, White & Trending: June 24-30
Jamie MacDonald July 01, 2016
Team USA's heartfelt reactions to 'superhero' Pat Summitt's passing, emotional gymnastics trials lead to tears, seeing stars at swimming trials, an installment of Phil Dalhausser's #tallmanproblems, women's water polo is taking it outside at a historic pool, July won't keep Travis Ganong from making ski videos, Lex Gillette keeps throwing strikes, Skylar Diggins and Lindsey Vonn release books, Shalane Flanagan chirps her dad and more.
Red, White & Trending: May 27-June 2
Jamie MacDonald June 03, 2016
Four sweet words: See you in Rio, four-time Olympian Hunter Kemper is road-tripping with the fam, Brady Ellison is on target, Keni Harrison and Christian Pulisic become names to remember, Memorial Day salutes, a Scout's take on dabbing, Shawn Johnson's happy anniversary, Ariana Kukors' trip of a lifetime (hint: #isaidYES), Mikaela Shiffrin's hobbies and more.
Red, White & Trending: May 20-26
Jamie MacDonald May 27, 2016
An uncomfortably close look at Casey Eichfeld's hectic 'home' office, a Magnificent gymnastics reunion (and photobomb), Aaron Blunck tackles standing sand sledding, Serena Williams gets tricky with the Dude Perfect gang, Kaitlyn Farrington embarks on an extreme adventure, Alana Nichols takes on Tyrolean fashion, Shawn Johnson and Nastia Liukin go glam, Lex Gillette shows off hoops (and soccer and football) skills, Aly Raisman accepts 'Grams' status and more.
Red, White & Trending: April 15-21
Jamie MacDonald April 22, 2016
Team USA reacts to the loss of Prince, Tatyana McFadden manages to inspire yet again, Shawn Johnson goes East on her wedding day, Charlotte Drury makes her dream come true, Notre Dame shines bright in fencing and more.
Red, White & Trending: March 25-April 7
Jamie MacDonald April 08, 2016
Gracie Gold's triumphant response to a 'tragic skate,' Ashley Wagner's powerful response to a silver skate, new soccer kits, Masters golf intrigue, Alana Nichols singlehandedly takes on the tug of war, Jordan Burroughs' toddler singlehandedly takes down the wrestling star, Shawn Johnson plays bachelorette, a high-flying beat-boxing trampoline star, some comic relief after two golden hockey performances and more.
Red, White & Trending: Jan. 29-Feb. 4
Jamie MacDonald Feb. 05, 2016
LA's mayor converts a magic goal with IOC president Bach, historic Fenway Park receives a big (really big) freeskiing and snowboarding makeover, Mikaela Shiffrin reaches a recovery milestone, Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir take to Rio, Simone Biles' secret to washboard abs and more.
Red, White & Trending: Jan. 8-14
Jamie MacDonald Jan. 15, 2016
A little love from self-proclaimed-weirdo Shawn Johnson's fiance, Mikaela Shiffrin's comeback puts an emphasis on "back," Skylar Diggins gives back, Team USA gymnasts (and their abs) rock Rio and more.
15 Times Team USA Athletes Made Headlines In 2015
Lisa Costantini Dec. 28, 2015
From Caitlyn Jenner to Kobe Bryant, Simone Biles to Ronda Rousey and more, relive the year in headlines.
Red, White & Trending: Sept. 25-Oct. 1
Jamie MacDonald Oct. 02, 2015
All dressed up and no place to go for skiiers Andrew Weibrecht and Bryce Bennett, gymnast Shawn Johnson plays a Shark on Instagram, Team USA turns in its best supermoon shots and more.
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