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Lilly King Among Hoosier Olympians Honored During Colts Season Opener [VIDEO]

Evansville native, Lilly King, along with other Olympians from across the state of Indiana who participated in the Rio Games, were recognized for their accomplishments before and during Sunday's Indianapolis Colts' game at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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Evansville Otters Announce Appearance by Olympic Medalist Lilly King at Friday’s Home Game

The Evansville Otters will welcome home Evansville native and two-time Olympic gold medalist, Lilly King, with an appearance at Friday night's home game against the Southern Illinois Miners at Bosse Field.

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Olympic Gold Medalist Lilly King Named Grand Marshal of Fall Festival Parade

The accolades continue to roll in for Evansville native, and Olympic gold medalist, Lilly King, as she has been named the Grand Marshal of this year's West Side Nut Club Fall Festival Parade.

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Olympic Update – Lilly King Advances to Wednesday’s 200 Meter Breaststroke Semifinals

Lilly King's quest to add to her medal count in the 2016 Rio Olympics continued Wednesday morning with the 200 meter breaststroke preliminaries.

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Mayor Winnecke Provides Update on Celebration for Lilly King on Twitter

"Lilly Fever" has swept the city of Evansville in the wake of the Reitz High School graduate's gold medal win Monday night in the 100 meter breaststroke at the Rio Olympics. On Wednesday, Mayor Lloyd Winnecke provided a small update on what the city plans to do once she gets back home in a series of tweets.

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Broadcast Times and Channels for Lilly King’s Olympic Swimming Schedule

Evansville native, and Reitz High School graduate, Lilly King will begin her quest for Olympic gold this weekend when the 2016 Olympics get underway in Rio de Jainero, Brazil. Here's where and when to find Lilly on your TV so you can cheer her on from home.

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Sports Illustrated Picks Evansville’s Lilly King to Win Olympic Gold in Rio

Evansville native and Reitz High School graduate Lilly King is getting major praise from Sports Illustrated.  The magazine has chosen her as the favorite to win Olympic Gold in Rio!

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Evansville Native Lilly King Earns Spot on 2016 U.S. Olympic Swim Team

Reitz High School graduate, Lilly King punched her ticket to Rio de Janeiro as a member of the U.S. Olympic Swim Team with a dominating performance in the Women's 100 Meter Breaststroke Final at the Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha, Nebraska Tuesday evening.

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‘Divergent’ Winter Olympics Trailer: Shailene Woodley’s on the Hero’s Path

As young-adult films often focus on contests and matters of life and death turned into sporting events, it's fitting that ‘Divergent' -- which stars Shailene Woodley, Kate Winslet, and future Kyle Reese, Jai Courtney -- released an extended Winter Olympics trailer.

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Are All Those Olympic Skiing Crashes Happening Because of … Star Wars?

The Sochi Olympics are in full swing, and while the focus is (rightly) on the successes of the athletes, it is inevitable that there are going to be some spectacular crashes.

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