Rebels in the Olympics

With a record eight Rebels competing and one coaching in the 2016 Rio Olympics, the all-time total of Ole Miss family members to participate in the Olympics across all sports has risen to 19. The 2016 Olympics marks the eighth edition to feature at least one Ole Miss athlete. Here is a breakdown of the all-time list.

Women's Soccer
Rafaelle Souza (Brazil)                 
                  player 2016            
Men's Basketball
Anthony Perez (Venezuela)        
                  player 2016            
Women's Basketball
Jennifer Gillom (USA) gold medalist player 1988; assistant coach 2012
Peggie Gillom (USA) gold medalist assistant coach 2000
Van Chancellor (USA) gold medalist head coach 2004
Track & Field
Allan Ince (Barbados)   men's 400m hurdles 1988
Gary Kinder (USA)   men's decathlon 1988
Tony Dees (USA) silver medalist men's 110m hurdles 1992
Alvin Haynes (Barbados)   men's triple jump 1992
Savante' Stringfellow (USA)   men's long jump 2000
Brittney Reese (USA) gold medalist (2012), silver medalist (2016) women's long jump 2008, 2012, 2016
Isiah Young (USA)   men's 200m 2012
Gwen Berry (USA) women's hammer throw 2016
Antwon Hicks (Nigeria) men's 110m hurdles 2016
Sam Kendricks (USA) bronze medalist (2016) men's pole vault 2016
Connie Price-Smith (USA) women's head coach 2016
Ricky Robertson (USA) men's high jump 2016
Raven Saunders (USA) women's shot put 2016
Men's Tennis
Mahesh Bhupathi (India)   men's doubles 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012