London 2012

Allison Schmitt - Olympic gold medal winner. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill)

Hundreds Gather To Welcome Home Olympic Gold Medal Winner

Allison Schmitt said she never expected to win gold but she returned home from the Olympics in London sporting five medals; three of them gold.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2012

Claressa Shields returns to Flint from London Olympics a gold medal winner. (WWJ/Sandra McNeill)

17-Year-Old Olympic Gold Medal Winner: “I Can’t Believe It”

Flint native Claressa Shields returned home to a cheering crowd after becoming the first female middleweight gold medalist at the Olympic games in London.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2012

Kevin Durant #5 of the United States and team mate LeBron James #6 of the United States celebrate in the Men's Basketball gold medal game between the United States and Spain. (Getty Images/Christian Petersen)

Team USA Takes Olympic Gold, Beating Spain 107-100

The U.S. men’s basketball team defended its title by fighting off another huge challenge from Spain, pulling away in the final minutes for a 107-100 victory Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–08/12/2012

Alex Morgan #13 of the U.S. celebrates with her team-mates after scoring the winning goal in extra time during the Women's Football Semi Final match between Canada and USA, on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Old Trafford on August 6, 2012 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stanley Chou/Getty Images)

U.S. Defeats Canada 4-3 In Olympic Semifinal

Alex Morgan headed in a Heather O’Reilly cross in the 122nd minute to give the U.S. an epic 4-3 win in their Olympic semifinal against Canada.

97.1 The Ticket–08/06/2012

US Venus Williams (L) and Serena Williams talk as they play against Czech Republic's Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka during the women's doubles gold medal match of the London 2012 Olympic Games, at the All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on August 5, 2012.  AFP Photo /Leon Neal/Getty Images)

Williams Sisters Win Third Olympic Gold In Women’s Doubles

Serena Williams teamed with big sister Venus to win the women’s doubles title at the Olympics on Sunday, adding to the singles gold she won on Centre Court at Wimbledon a day earlier.

97.1 The Ticket–08/05/2012

US swimmer Missy Franklin (R) and Dana Vollmer react after they competed in the women's 4x100m medley relay final during the swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 4, 2012 in London. They won gold.   (Martin Bureau/AFP/GettyImages)

U.S. Sets World Record; Win Gold In Women’s 4×100 Medley Relay

The United States set a world record to win the women’s medley relay Saturday at the London Olympics.

97.1 The Ticket–08/04/2012

Serena Williams wins Gold medal in women's singles match in London. (Getty Images/Clive Brunskill)

Serena Williams Wins Gold In Women’s Singles Match In London

There was a point, early on in the women’s singles gold medal match, that announcer Mary Carillo remarked that it was nearly impossible for Serena Williams not to win Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2012

Michael Phelps. (Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Michael Phelps Now The All -Time Medals Leader In Olympics History

The United States has long been dominant in the swimming pool at the Olympics, but it has few moments to rival what happened on Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–07/31/2012

Alexandra Raisman (L) and Jordyn Wieber of the US look on at the  2012  American Cup at Madison Square Garden in New York on March 3, 2012. The event is part of the FIG's World Series Cup series and is one of four all-around World Cup events in 2012.   (AFP PHOTO/TIMOTHY A. CLARY

DeWitt’s Jordyn Wieber Fails To Qualify For All-Round Gymnastics Final In London

U.S. gymnast and reigning world champion, Jordyn Wieber, from DeWitt, Michigan, shocked the gymnastics world as she failed to qualify for the Olympic all-around final in London on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–07/29/2012

Michael Phelps on Day One of the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Getty Images/Clive Rose)

It’s Lane 8 For Phelps After Slow Prelim For 400 IM Final

Michael Phelps barely qualified in the 400-meter individual medley, Olympic champion Park Tae-hwan was disqualified and world record-holder Paul Biedermann failed to make the final in a surprising first day of swimming at the London Games on Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–07/28/2012