Missy Franklin

Missy Franklin competes in the women's 100m freestyle finals during day 1 of the 2013 USA Swimming Phillips 66 National Championships and World Trials at the Indiana University Natatorium on June 25, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Missy Franklin Earns 5 Golden Goggle Nominations

Olympic and world champions Missy Franklin, Katie Ledecky and Ryan Lochte are the leading nominees for USA Swimming’s Golden Goggle awards.

10/01/2013

AUGUST 04:  (L-R) Gold medal winners Missy Franklin, Jessica Hardy, Dana Vollmer and Megan Romano of the USA celebrate on the podium after the Swimming Women's Medley 4x100m Relay Final on day sixteen of the 15th FINA World Championships at Palau Sant Jordi  on August 4, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.  (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Franklin Heads Off To College With 6 Gold Medals

Missy Franklin can’t wait to head to college. Boy, will she have some stories to tell the other freshmen.

08/05/2013

AUGUST 04:  (L-R) Gold medal winners Missy Franklin, Jessica Hardy, Dana Vollmer and Megan Romano of the USA celebrate on the podium after the Swimming Women's Medley 4x100m Relay Final on day sixteen of the 15th FINA World Championships at Palau Sant Jordi  on August 4, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.  (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Missy Franklin Wins 6th Gold At World Championships

Franklin claimed her record sixth gold medal of the world championships Sunday night, swimming the leadoff leg for the Americans in the 400-meter medley relay. She gave the U.S. a slight lead, and her teammates — Jessica Hardy, Dana Vollmer and Megan Romano — made it look easy from there. The winning time was 3 minutes, 53.23 seconds, nearly two seconds ahead of runner-up Australia.

08/04/2013

BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 01: Gold medal winners Katie Ledecky, Shannon Vreeland, Karlee Delane Bispo and Missy Franklin of the USA celebrate poolside after the Swimming Women's Freestyle 4x200m Final on day thirteen of the 15th FINA World Championships at Palau Sant Jordi on August 1, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Franklin, Ledekcy Pick Up More Gold At Swim Worlds

Missy Franklin won her fourth gold medal of the world swimming championships with a strong anchor leg for the United States in the 4×200-meter freestyle relay Thursday.

08/01/2013

BARCELONA, SPAIN - JULY 31: Missy Franklin of the USA celebrates after the Swimming Women's 200m Freestyle Final on day twelve of the 15th FINA World Championships at Palau Sant Jordi on July 31, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

Franklin Makes It 3 For 3 At Swimming Worlds

Missy Franklin gave up her bid for eight gold medals — and it sure paid off.

She’s now 3 for 3 at the world swimming championships.

07/31/2013

Missy Franklin competes in the women's 100m backstroke finals on day 4 of the 2013 USA Swimming Phillips 66 National Championships and World Trials at the Indiana University Natatorium on June 28, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Franklin Wins Another Title At U.S. Nationals

Missy Franklin closed out the U.S. national championships with a flourish. She won the 100-meter backstroke in record time, hugged her friend and future college teammate before immediately turning her attention to next month’s world championships.

06/28/2013

Missy Franklin competes in the women's 100m freestyle finals during day 1 of the 2013 USA Swimming Phillips 66 National Championships and World Trials at the Indiana University Natatorium on June 25, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Missy Franklin Wins 100 Meter Freestyle At U.S. Nationals

Missy Franklin is fine tuning that victory smile for her next summer international tour.

06/25/2013

Missy Franklin as seen in the documentary "Touch the Wall" (credit: CBS)

Missy Franklin Graduating From High School

Olympic star Missy Franklin is graduating from high school.

05/20/2013

Prince Harry talks with Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin at a reception at the Sanctuary Golf Course on May 10, 2013 in Sedalia. (credit: Ed Andrieski - Pool/Getty Images)

Missy Franklin Gets Ready To Walk Down High School Aisle

The star of the London Olympics still has much of her life in front of her. But Missy Franklin reached one important milestone last week, celebrating her 18th birthday, and she’ll mark another Monday when she graduates from her Denver-area high school.

05/16/2013

Prince Harry helps to light the flame with US Paralympian Lieutenant Brad Snyder (L) as he attends the Opening Ceremony of the Warrior Games during the third day of his visit to the United States on May 11, 2013 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. HRH will be undertaking engagements on behalf of charities with which the Prince is closely associated on behalf also of HM Government, with a central theme of supporting injured service personnel from the UK and US forces.  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Prince Harry Attends Warrior Games In Colorado Springs

Combat helicopter pilot Prince Harry of Britain along with Olympic swimming champion Missy Franklin joined an American naval officer who had been blinded in Afghanistan in launching the Warrior Games for wounded service members.

05/12/2013

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