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Lawrence swimmer Michael Andrew wins gold with Team USA 4X100m Medley Relay

Michael Andrew, of United States, comes off the pool after swimming in the men's 200-meter...
Michael Andrew, of United States, comes off the pool after swimming in the men's 200-meter individual medley final at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Friday, July 30, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)(David Goldman | AP)
Published: Jul. 31, 2021 at 10:07 PM CDT
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TOKYO, Japan (WIBW) - Lawrence-based swimmer Michael Andrew helped Team USA win an Olympic gold medal and break a world record.

Andrew was the second leg of the 4X100-meter medley relay team. The group combined to finish their race in 3:26.78, good for a new world record.

This marks 15-straight 4X100 medley relay race wins for the United States.

This marks Andrew’s first Olympic gold medal. He had previously placed fourth in the 100m breaststroke and he also placed fourth in the 50m Freestyle.

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