National champion Jordyn Wieber headlines the U.S. women's team to next month's world championships in Tokyo, USA Gymnastics announced Wednesday evening.
Joining Wieber in Japan will be Gabrielle Douglas, Anna Li, McKayla Maroney, Alexandra Raisman, Alicia Sacramone and Sabrina Vega. The alternate is yet to be decided.
Bridget Caquatto, Jessica DeZiel, Brandie Jay, Shawn Johnson, Chellsie Memmel and Bridget Sloan made the team to the Pan American Games, scheduled for the week following worlds in Guadalajara, Mexico.
The teams were announced following a three-day camp at the national team training center in Texas, where an intrasquad was held Wednesday evening.
The U.S. women won the team silver medal behind Russia at the 2010 World Championships in Rotterdam. This year's world championships are the first qualification event for the 2012 Olympic Games.
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