Lilly King Qualifies for 200m Breaststroke Semis


RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – AUGUST 10: Lilly King of the United States competes in the Women’s 200m Breaststroke heat on Day 5 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 10, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Olympic gold medalist and Evansville native Lilly King has qualified for the semifinals of the women’s 200 meter breaststroke.

She placed 15 of 16 to land a spot in the semifinals.

Her semifinals race will take place Wednesday night.

Eyewitness News will continue to follow Lilly’s performances at the Olympics.

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