PHOTO GALLERY: 2016 Summer Olympians with Michigan ties

Posted at 6:58 PM, Aug 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-05 14:34:28-04

(WXYZ) -- Dozens of athletes with Michigan ties will compete at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro this month.

In most cases, these athletes - competing for several different countries - are Michigan natives, went to school in Michigan, or both.

Click through the slideshow above to meet the athletes!