Former Gold Medalist Left Off the U.S. Olympic Women's Gymnastic Team
POSTED: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 4:35pm
UPDATED: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:37pm
Over the years, some of the biggest stars of the U.S. Olympic teams have come from women's gymnastics, from Mary Lou Retton to Kerri Strug, a lot of people can remember where they were when these young athletes achieved olympic glory.
This year, names like Jordyn Wieber and Gabby Douglas are poised to be on the tips of american tongues in the 2012 games in London, and they competed Sunday in the final night of the U.S. Olympic trials in San Jose, California.
Legend Nastia Liukin, winner of '08 all around Olympic gold, had a rough first day and a rough second day as well. Liukin did not qualify, but as legends leave, new ones are born.
Meet your 2012 U.S. Women's Gymnastics team: Gabby Douglas, Alexandra Raisman, Mckayla Maroney, Jordyn Wieber, and Kyla Ross.