Phelps sets record with 19th career Olympic medal
Published 08/01/2012, Associated Press
Michael Phelps swam into history with his 19th Olympic medal, and this one was a more appropriate color. With a lot of help from his friends, Phelps took down the last major record that wasn’t his alone, swimming the anchor leg for the United States in a gold medal-winning performance of the 4x200-meter freestyle relay Tuesday night.Word count: 1536
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.