Davis Congratulates IL-13 Olympians Competing in Tokyo

Jul 26, 2021
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U.S. Representative Rodney Davis (R-IL) is congratulating the three Olympians who reside in the 13th District of Illinois who are competing in the Olympic Games in Tokyo, including Kelsey Card of Carlinville, Lauren Doyle of Boody, and Michelle Bartch-Hackley of Champaign. Team USA sent a 613-member team to compete in Tokyo, including 20 Olympians who reside in Illinois.

“Congratulations to Kelsey, Lauren, and Michelle as they compete in Tokyo over the coming days,” said Rep. Davis. “They’ve all worked very hard to get to this moment, and their hard work and dedication makes us all proud. Best of luck to you all and to Team USA. We are all cheering you on.”

Olympians competing in Tokyo who reside in the 13th District of Illinois include:

Kelsey Card
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): Discus Throw
DOB: 8/20/1992
Birthplace: Springfield, Ill.
Hometown: Carlinville, Ill.
High School: Carlinville High School (Carlinville, Ill.) ‘11
College: University of Wisconsin ’16, Human Development and Family Studies
You can find Kelsey’s full Team USA biography and social media handles here.

Lauren Doyle
Position: Fly
Sport: Rugby
Event(s): Sevens
DOB: 2/23/1991
Birthplace: Springfield, Ill.
Hometown: Boody, Ill.
High School: Meridian High School (Macon, Ill.) ‘09
College: Eastern Illinois University ’14, Marketing
You can find Lauren’s full Team USA biography and social media handles here.

Michelle Bartch-Hackley
Position: Outside Hitter
Sport: Volleyball
DOB: 2/12/1990
Birthplace: Maryville, Ill.
Hometown: Champaign, Ill.
High School: Collinsville High School (Collinsville, Illinois) ’08
College: University of Illinois ‘12, Sports Management
You can find Michelle’s full Team USA biography and social media handles here.

The Opening Ceremony took place Friday, July 23. Competition began Wednesday, July 21, and will conclude on Sunday, August 8. You can find the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee announcement of the 613-member 2020 U.S. Olympic team here. You can find the Team USA website here.

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