8. Dannell Leyva
OK, maybe he didn't get the gold, but dammit, the Miami-born Cuban-American gymnast's bronze in the men's all-around was the only medal the men's team brought home in the sport.7. Latrice Royale became the world's most loved drag queen
She may not have won RuPaul's Drag Race
, but she did what almost no reality TV contestant has done before her: make every single viewer fall in love with her.