This is the part three in a three-part series about the knee injury that changed my life and my road to an NCAA championship. In part two I talked about the physical therapy I did to recover from my knee injury, the return to competition and our team’s devastating loss to Oklahoma on home turf in 2008. Here’s how the story ends.
1. Channeling the pain
When you’re going for gold, getting silver really does feel like being the first loser.
I kept this picture of me in a Diamodov mid-fall above my desk for an entire year to remind … Read the rest