#HoosInRio

Rising senior swimmer Leah Smith earned a bronze medal in the women’s  400-meter freestyle Sunday night at the Rio Olympics. Her local Pittsburgh NBC affiliate is down in Rio and had a chance to speak to Leah  right after the race. In addition, she received some high praise on Twitter after the race, including from her hometown NFL team, the Pittsburgh Steelers.
#HoosToHollywood
The Daily Progress’ Jerry Ratcliffe took an in-depth look at former UVA football star Thomas Jones and how he transitioned from a professional football player to Hollywood actor. The three-part feature looks at his collegiate career, NFL career and now his success in acting.