USA women’s gymnastics team wins gold

Posted at 5:57 PM, Jul 31, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-31 17:57:41-04

The USA Women's Gymnastics team, which includes a local teenager, is officially the best in the world!

They won the gold medal in the team all-around competition in London.

This is the first time the Americans have taken this medal since 1996!


And Michael Phelps won the silver medal in the Olympic Men's 200-meter butterfly today.

The medal was his 18th overall.

Later in the day, he won his record 19th medal, a gold in the 4 by 200-freestyle relay.

Now he has the most medals of any Olympian in history!