| | Advanced Search


Finneran: The Rockets’ Red Glare—Finneran: The Rockets' Red Glare

The Cellar: For the Love of Cabernet (Franc)—One of my favorite grape varietals is Cabernet…

From RI to Worcester to Lithuania, Baron Faces Uphill Battle to NBA Dream—From RI to Worcester to Lithuania, Baron Faces…

Worcester PopUp to Host Artist Reception—The Worcester PopUp will host an artist reception…

UMass Ranked MA’s Biggest Party School—NEW: UMass Ranked MA's Biggest Party School

See Massachusetts in “50 States of Legos”—NEW: See Massachusetts in "50 States of Legos"

Monfredo: Worcester…A City on the Move—Monfredo: Worcester...A City on the Move

Relive The 80’s at Mechanics Hall With Your Woo Card—The weekend is fast approaching, and GoLocalWorcester brings…

Patriots Training Camp Position Battles & Players to Watch—Patriots Training Camp Position Battles & Players to…

Clark University Receives $1.45 Million from the John Templeton Foundation—Clark University was awarded a $1.45 million grant…


video: Mass Resident Aly Raisman Qualifies for Individual All-Around

Monday, July 30, 2012


18-year old Aly Raisman shocked the world in the women’s gymnastic all-around trials, beating out medal-favorite teammate Jordyn Wieber to qualify for the event finals on Thursday.

Raisman, the US Olympic team captain from Needham, stepped out of the shadows yesterday, scoring an over-all total of 60.391 and finishing ahead of the other qualifier Gabrielle Douglas for the top spot among American gymnasts.

Raisman’s performance yesterday proves why she deserves to be on the Olympic team. Her mother Lynn shared with GoLocal the advice she gave to Aly before she left for London.


Related Articles


Enjoy this post? Share it with others.

You Must be Logged In to Comment

Tracker Pixel for Entry