Vote On Team USA's Top Athletes From June

June 30, 2017, 10:30 a.m. (ET)

 

Each month, the United States Olympic Committee celebrates the outstanding achievements of Team USA athletes through the Team USA Awards presented by Dow. The USOC announced today the five nominees in the female and male categories, and three nominees in the team category for Best of June. Check out the list below to vote for your favorite performances.

To cast your vote for the Best of March honors for Team USA Awards presented by Dow, visit TeamUSA.org/Awards. Voting ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on Wednesday, July 5.

Female:

Breanna Clark, Paralympic Track and Field
Claimed the national title and cut more than a second off the women’s T20 400-meter world record in 56.71 seconds to qualify for her first world championship team. Click here to vote for Clark.

Ginny Fuchs, Boxing
Won her first continental championships title and won all four bouts by unanimous decision, including a win over the 2016 Olympic bronze medalist en route to the gold-medal bout. Click here to vote for Fuchs.

Jackie Galloway, Taekwondo
Claimed the women’s +73 kg. silver medal at the World Taekwondo Championships, defeating the reigning Olympic gold medalist from China, 4-3, in the semifinals. Click here to vote for Galloway.

Laura Graves, Equestrian
Won two CDIO5* classes atop Verdades to help the U.S. clinch the team gold medal at the FEI Nations Cup Dressage series event at the CHIO Rotterdam. Click here to vote for Graves.

Dalilah Muhammad, Track and Field
Won the women’s 400-meter hurdles in 52.64 seconds, topping a stacked field that featured six women who finished under 54 seconds at the USATF Outdoor Championships. Click here to vote for Muhammad.


Male:

Ryan Crouser, Track and Field
Defeated the reigning world champion and Olympic silver medalist to win the men’s shot put at the USATF Outdoor Championships, with a throw of 22.65 meters – the best mark in the world since 2003. Click here to vote for Crouser.

CJ Cummings, Weightlifting
Won his fourth-consecutive world title and defended his IWF junior world crown in the 69 kg. division, extending a winning streak that dates back to June 2016 at the youth world level. Click here to vote for Cummings.

Kent Farrington, Equestrian
Riding atop six different mounts, collected three CSI5* wins and three additional CSI5* top-three finishes at the Spruce Meadows and the Longines Global Champion tour stop. Click here to vote for Farrington.

Isaac Jean-Paul, Paralympic Track and Field
Smashed a 14-year-old world record in his national championship debut in the men’s T13 high jump, leaping 2.10 meters to win the national title. Click here to vote for Jean-Paul.

Christian Pulisic, Soccer
Scored two second-half goals in the span of 10 minutes to lead Team USA to a 2-0 World Cup Qualifying victory over Trinidad and Tobago, while also aiding the U.S. to a 1-1 draw over Mexico. Click here to vote for Pulisic.


Team:

Brooke Sweat and Summer Ross, Beach Volleyball
Won gold at the AVP Seattle Open, posted two runner-up finishes at the AVP New York City Open and FIVB World Tour in Moscow, and placed fifth at the FIVB World Tour stop in The Hague, Netherlands. Click here to vote for Sweat and Ross.

U.S. Show Jumping Team, Equestrian
Defeated Canada to win the gold medal at the FEI Nations Cup Jumping series event, qualifying for the FEI Nations Cup Jumping Final. Click here to vote for the U.S. Show Jumping Team.

U.S. Women's Senior National Team, Synchronized Swimming
Having only trained together for two months, won Team USA’s first-ever world series team gold medal at the Synchro American Open with wins over Canada and Argentina. Click here to vote for the U.S. Women's Senior National Team.

 

In addition to Dow, the presenting sponsor, the Team USA Awards are supported by DICK’S Sporting Goods and USG.