August 7, 2021

Armstrong and Team Canada Finish Sixth At Olympics


COLUMBUS, Ohio – Incoming Buckeye Emily Armstrong helped Canada artistic swimming to a sixth-place finish Saturday morning at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

The team first swam on Friday, finishing fifth after the technical routine with 91.4992 points. During Saturday’s free routine, Canada was awarded 92.5333 points for a combined final score of 184.0325.

Armstrong, who has been a part of the Canadian national program since 2011, made her tenth appearance with the national team and her first outing to the Olympics. The Toronto, Ontario native has competed with the senior national team since 2018 and helped Canada qualify for Tokyo 2020 with a gold medal in the team event at the 2019 Pan Am Games in Lima, Peru.