With Conor Casey nursing an injury and Omar Cummings off serving with the Jamaica national team, the struggling Colorado Rapids needed some offense. Andre Akpan and Tony Cascio, two of their younger players, provided all they needed.
Olympic gold medal swimmer Missy Franklin will serve as an honorary captain and will be at midfield for the coin toss before the Denver Broncos play the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night.
Swimmer Missy Franklin just won five Olympic medals, but she’ll say the honors she received Monday meant even more because they came from schoolmates and her family.
There was a big welcome home ceremony for Colorado’s Olympians who just got back from London as Gov. John Hickenlooper hosted a party on Saturday in their honor.
Four-time Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin says she is overwhelmed by all the support she has here in Colorado.
The United States set a world record to win the women’s medley relay at the London Olympics on Saturday.
Colorado teenager Missy Franklin set a world record in the 200 backstroke Friday for her third gold and fourth medal overall at the London Olympics.
She has done Colorado proud. With three races down and four to go swimming star Missy Franklin has collected two medals at the Olympics in London.
After days of mourning the mass shooting at an Aurora movie theater, Coloradans are celebrating hometown native Missy Franklin’s triumphs at the London Olympic Games.
Colorado’s Missy Franklin will have to wait a little longer to add to her medal count.