Olympic Notebook 2: Aly Raisman, Georganne Moline, Amy Rodriguez

Olympic Notebook 2: Aly Raisman, Georganne Moline, Amy Rodriguez

Need a fierce five update? Aly Raisman, pictured above will be competing in the women’s floor exercise tonight with Jordyn Wieber and the balance beam with Gabby Douglas

-University of Arizona’s Georganne Moline (pictured below) won silver last night in track and field.

 

georganne moline

-Natalie Coughlin has been really quiet this Olympics, or at least the coverage of her has been quiet. Not like when she did SI, and wore a body paint bikini

-NMA, Next Media Animation has done a lot on this Olympics including Ye Shiwen, the USA and China separating themselves from everyone else in the medals count, and the prospect of Japan vs Korea in the final for soccer

-Everyone knows the name Alex Morgan and Hope Solo, but how many know the name Amy Rodriguez?

-And have you met the Dutch field hockey team?

-Some photos and bio on April Ross and Jen Kessy

-Stephen Colbert has made equestrian event dressage the sport of the summer, for people who use the word summer as a verb. Ann Romney’s horse Rafalca is competing

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