Olympics 2012: Best and Worst Moments
Seventeen-year-old Missy Franklin of Colorado won the hearts of America — not to mention the world — with her Gold medal-winning performance in the 100-meter backstroke. If that wasn’t impressive enough, Franklin — who fought back tears of joy on the podium — managed to win the Gold just 10 minutes after qualifying for the 200-meter freestyle. She later won a second Gold medal in the 800-meter freestyle relay.
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