A North Texas gymnast is no longer competing in the Women's U.S. Olympic Team Trials set to take place next week. [[385066281,C]]
18-year-old Alyssa Baumann of Plano, Texas withdrew from the U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Gymnastics on Thursday after injuring her left elbow while training on the uneven bars on June 29.
In a statement from USA gymnastics, Baumann possibly "tore several ligaments and muscles, and is working with her local physician to determine the best course of treatment."
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Baumann took to her instagram account on June 30 to address her supporters. [[385064841,C]]
"I'm very sad to be missing the Olympic Trials," said Baumann. "It has always been a dream of mine to compete for a spot on the Olympic team. I will be watching and supporting the girls at both Trials and the Olympics. Thank you for everyone's support."
The U.S. Women's Olympic Trials - Gymnastics are set to begin at 7:30 p.m. on July 8. You can watch the competition from 8 p.m. through 10 p.m., only on NBC 5.