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Douglas, who is nominated for two individual awards (Best Female U.S. Olympic Athlete and Best Female Athlete), became the fourth-ever and third-consecutive American woman to win the Olympic all-around gold medal. Douglas also won the all-around at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials – Gymnastics, earning her an automatic berth to the U.S. Olympic Team. In the Best Female Athlete category, Douglas is joined by swimming's Missy Franklin, Baylor basketball's Brittney Griner and tennis' Serena Williams.
Raisman, captain of The Fierce Five, became the first U.S. woman to win the floor exercise gold at an Olympics and joins Douglas and Shannon Miller as the only U.S. female gymnasts to win two gold medals in the same Olympics. Raisman also claimed the bronze medal on the balance beam and tied for third in the all-around, finishing fourth after a tiebreak. She, along with Douglas and Franklin, are nominated for the Best Female U.S. Olympic Athlete award.