Thursday, August 9

Olympic Games - August 9Team USA Medals

·     Haley Anderson — silver in the women’s 10k marathon swim

·     Claressa Shields — gold medal in women’s 75kg boxing

·     Christian Taylor — gold medal in men’s triple jump

·     Will Claye — silver medal in men’s triple jump

·     Women’s water polo team (Tumua Anae, Betsey Armstrong, Kami Craig, Annika Dries, Courtney Mathewson, Heather Petri, Kelly Rulon, Melissa Seidemann, Jessica Steffens, Maggie Steffens, Brenda Villa, Lauren Wenger, Elsie Windes) — gold medal

·     Women’s soccer team (Nicole Barnhart, Shannon Boxx, Rachel Buehler, Lauren Cheney, Tobin Heath, Amy LePeilbet, Sydney Leroux, Carli Lloyd, Heather Mitts, Alex Morgan, Kelley O’Hara, Heather O’Reilly, Christie Rampone, Megan Rapinoe, Amy Rodriguez, Becky Sauerbrunn, Hope Solo, Abby Wambach) — gold medal

·     Ashton Eaton — gold medal in men’s decathlon

·     Trey Hardee — silver medal in men’s decathlon

·     Terrence Jennings — bronze medal in men’s -68kg taekwondo

News and Features


Soccer: Redemption for U.S. Women’s Soccer

Track & Field: U.S. Pairs Send One-Two Punch with Gold, Silver

Water Polo: Fourth Time’s a Charm: U.S. Scores Water Polo Gold

Swimming: Haley Anderson Earns First Open Water Medal for Team USA

Soccer: Women's Soccer Team is Golden Again

Water Polo: Women Win Water Polo Gold

Taekwondo: Terrence Jennings Makes Most of Second Chance

Wrestling: Burroughs Preps for Gold Medal Campaign

Boxing: Claressa Shields: 17 and Golden

Basketball: Women Will Play for Gold, Again

Boxing: Shields Wins Team USA’s First Olympic Gold in Women’s Boxing

Volleyball: Women to Play for Gold

USA Daily: Issue No. 14