A Kansas City-area gymnast in Tokyo serving as an alternate on the US Olympic Gymnastics team has tested positive for Covid-19, her family confirms. Kara Eaker, 18, from Grain Valley, Missouri, is currently in isolation, along with another "close contact" on the team.
Eaker's father, Mark Eaker, confirmed the information for CNN affiliate KMBC 9 Monday morning.
Mark Eaker said Kara is not experiencing any symptoms but did test positive. She is fully vaccinated for Covid-19.