The United States women's swimming squad has an accidental to medal successful the 4x100m freestyle relay aft earning metallic successful Rio ... and they'll person Simone Manuel's help.
Manuel, who did not suffice for the 100m successful Tokyo, did not vie successful the vigor but volition articulation the squad for tonight's final. The United States' quartet that volition vie successful the last is made up of Erika Brown, Abbey Weitzeil, Natalie Hinds and finishes with Manuel.
Team USA, made up of Hinds, Olivia Smoliga, Catie DeLoof and Allison Schmitt, finished with the fifth-fastest clip during heats connected Saturday morning, advancing the squad to finals.
The last is scheduled for Saturday nighttime astatine 10:45 p.m. ET.
Australia -- the squad to bushed -- Netherlands and Canada came successful first, 2nd and 3rd successful the heat, respectively.