OMAHA, Neb. (WEHT) Lilly King can call herself a 2-time Olympian.
The Reitz graduate wins the 100 meter breaststroke finals at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials and has earned a trip to the Summer Olympic Games.
Kings wins with a time of 1:04:79, just beating 17-year old Lydia Jacoby.
King, who won gold in the 100 breaststroke in Rio, will now get a chance to defend her 100 meter gold medal.
King will also compete in the 200 meter breaststroke later this week.
(This story was originally published on June 15, 2021)