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McKayla Maroney will vault

Updated: July 28, 2012, 12:55 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- McKayla Maroney's busted big toe won't keep her from vaulting for the U.S. in Sunday's Olympic team qualification.

The reigning world champion on the event will anchor the heavy gold medal favorites as they begin their quest for their first Olympic title since the 1996 Atlanta Games.

The 16-year-old Maroney aggravated an injury to her right big toe during practice last week but looked fine during podium training Thursday, drilling a series of difficult Amanar vaults that ...

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