Summer Rappaport finishes fifth, clinching a spot for 2020, as heat shortens running leg. Washington’s Taylor Knibb finishes 14th.
World Cup champions pivot to a likely jury trial to resolve gender discrimination lawsuit.
The 21-year-old Sidwell Friends graduate will compete on the course that will be used for the 2020 Games.
Biles becomes the first woman to successfully land the skill during her floor exercise and dominates the field in Kansas City, Mo.
The 26-year-old won the all-around title and claimed crowns in floor exercise, pommel horse, parallel bars and high bar.
The teams will be down to four members (from five), but only for the Tokyo Games.
The 2016 Olympic champ, now 22, added two difficult wrinkles to her routine. Even after a rocky showing Friday, she had the lead.
The 26-year-old, already a two-time Olympian, is growing more confident in his ability to compete on the global stage.
The five-time national champion toned down the risk in his routines, and it paid off on the opening day of competition in Kansas City.
Redskins promote Cole Spencer, Dave Whittington after parting with veteran personnel executive Scott Campbell