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Coughlin returns to Olympic games
Carondelet High graduate Natalie Coughlin, pictured at a meet in Santa Clara in early June, qualified for her third Olympic games by landing a spot on the 400-meter freestyle relay team with a top-six finish in the 100 freestyle at the Olympic trials in Omaha, Neb. on July 1. Already one of the most decorated American swimmers in history, Coughlin will be looking to win a 12th Olympic medal.