Phelps is not the only star making headlines at the Rio Olympics, All of our US teams are making headlines. The United States is currently 1st in the world holding a staggering 83 medals. That is due to 28 gold, 28 silver and 27 bronze medals being brought home by our Olympians. Our closest competitor is the United Kingdom holding 50 medals, followed by China with 49. All in all, we are going great. Simone Biles won a gold medal in her floor exercise, while the US woman's volleyball has advanced past Japan in the Semi-Finals.
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