"The Centennial, Colorado native captured her first Gold Medal yesterday, besting the field in the 100-Meter Backstroke. She then told reporters that each time she hit the pool in London, her thoughts were with the victims of the massacre in Aurora.
'Every single race I'm going to have that Colorado incident back on my mind,' Missy said. 'It's such a terrible thing and I'm so shaken by it. They're in my thoughts this entire process.'”