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The Championships - Wimbledon 2012: Day Six

LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 30: Varvara Lepchenko of the USA in action during her Ladies' Singles third round match against Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

U.S. Olympic tennis team

Tennis doesn’t usually get the big headlines at the Olympics, but this year will be different thanks to the Games’ venue: the hallowed greens of Wimbledon. The U.S. will have 12 players representing them in singles, doubles and mixed doubles, with a total of 15 medals up for grabs. –By Pauline Vu and Paul Rosales