By Paul Newberry
The Associated Press
RIO DE JANEIRO — In a hallway beneath the Olympic Aquatics Stadium, Missy Franklin was surrounded by the media after her first race of the Rio de Janeiro Games.
Until Katie Ledecky walked by.
At least half the reporters bolted away from Franklin while she was in mid-answer Monday, all of them eager to fire a few questions at Ledecky.
It was the clearest sign yet of the changing of the guard on the U.S. women’s swim team.