NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Nashville Swimmer Alex Walsh won a silver medal on Tuesday night.

Walsh placed second in the women's 200m individual medley on Tuesday night.

Kate Douglass, a fellow Virginia Cavaliers, took home a bronze medal in the same event.

News 4 was with her family on Tuesday night as Walsh competed and will have their reaction on News 4 after the Olympics. 

Harpeth Hall hosted a little party at the school ahead of Walsh's race to cheer her on.

"You always here people talk about going to the Olympics for so many of us it's a dream so for these girls to see a dream come true its just awesome," Harpeth Hall Swim Coach Polly Linden said. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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