staff, July 30, 2012

Kelci Bryant, the 23-year-old two-time NCAA diving champion from the University of Minnesota swim team and a five-time national champion, landed gold as she and diving partner Abigail Johnston finished second Sunday in the women?s 3-meter synchronized diving. Bryant and Johnston became the first Americans to win an Olympic medal in diving since the 2000 Sydney Games.

Kelci Bryant (USA), left, and Abigail Johnston (USA), right, pose for a photo with their silver medals for the women's 3m synchro finals during the 2012 London Olympic Games at Aquatics Centre. Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports