The London Olympics will not any Oregon State presence this summer.
Women’s soccer player Chelsea Buckland was on her way with the Canadian team, but a knee injury dashed her hopes.
Read more about it here.
Women’s track star Laura Carlyle didn’t qualify for Canada. Read about it here.
Two gymnasts tried, but neither made it. Laura-Ann Chong came up shot for Canada, as did Olivia Vivian for Australia. Vivian is three down on the alternate list.
Wrestlers who worked out of the Corvallis club didn’t do as well as expected. Todd Simmons (U.S.) qualified his weight, but didn’t make the team.
Israel Silva (Mexico) and Henirch Barnes (South Africa) made the Olympic team but didn’t qualify their weight class. That means they won’t be in competition.