Aug. 4, 2012
Wolverine junior Connor Jaeger was the fastest American in the 1,500-meter swim final as he touched the wall sixth in 14.52.99. [ Complete Release ]
Meanwhile, former U-M volunteer assistant Michael Phelps won gold in his final Olympic race, the 4x100m medley relay.
|Connor Jaeger (USA)||Men's 1,500m Freestyle Final||6th (14.52.99)|
|Michael Phelps (USA)||Men's 4x100m Medley Relay Final||1st, Gold (3:29.35)|
WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD
Nigerian heptathlete Uhunoma Osazuwa, a third-year Doctor of Pharmacy student at Michigan, competed in the long jump on Saturday (Aug. 4) at Olympic Stadium before dropping out of the heptathlon due to injury. She recorded a jump of 5.74 meters to finish 15th in Group B and score 771 points. Osazuwa did not compete in the javelin or 800-meter run, finishing the heptathlon with a total of 4,402 points through five events.
|Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria)||Heptathlon Long Jump||5.74m (771 pts)|
|Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria)||Heptathlon Javelin||DNS|
|Uhunoma Osazuwa (Nigeria)||Heptathlon 800m||DNS|