In third try, Arlington teen Torri Huske gets her Olympic medal

Japan 2020

Silver medallists (from L) USA’s Regan Smith, USA’s Lydia Jacoby, USA’s Torri Huske and USA’s Abbey Weitzeil pose with their medals after the final of the women’s 4x100m medley relay swimming event during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre in Tokyo on August 1, 2021. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP) (Photo by ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP via Getty Images)

TOKYO (WFXR) — On the final morning of swimming at the Tokyo Aquatic Centre, Torri Huske got the medal she had been searching for.

The Arlington, Va. teenager won silver in the 4x100m individual medley with the United States, swimming the butterfly leg in a split time of 56.16. The U.S. placed second behind Australia and ahead of Canada with a total time of 3:51.73.

The medley relay was the third event for Huske at her first Olympics. She finished fourth in the individual 100m butterfly before placing fifth with the mixed 4x400m freestyle relay team on Saturday.

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