Wondering who to cheer for? Here are your North Shore (and nearby) Olympians!
Here are some of the Olympic athletes with ties to the North Shore and nearby suburbs.
Alie Rusher, Glenview, St. Paul's (NH) '14, Stanford '18
Maggie Shea, Wilmette; New Trier, '07, Connecticut College, '11
Olivia Smoliga, Glenview; Glenbrook South '12, University of Georgia '17
Evita Griskenas, Orland Park
Laura Zeng, Libertyville
Isabella Connor, Manhattan Beach, California
Camilla Feeley, Wheeling
Yelyzaveta Merenzon, Buffalo Grove
Lili Mizuno, Northbrook
Elizaveta Pletneva, Wheeling
Nicole Sladkov, Vernon Hills
Gergana Petkova, Barrington
• All the Team USA rhythmic gymnasts train at North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics Center in Prospect Heights