MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Alex Morgan #13 of the United States celebrates with her team-mates after scoring the winning goal in extra time during the Women's Football Semi Final match between Canada and USA, on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Old Trafford on August 6, 2012 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stanley Chou/Getty Images)
There may be fewer Calympian events these days, but that shouldn't have a significant impact on your yelling. In fact, you'll want to multi-task today, as there are simultaneous Calympian events taking place in London!
|Sport||Event||Live (PST)||Broadcast Information||Calympian(s)|
|W Track & Field||800m||11:30AM||11AM-11:45 NBC||Alysia Johnson Montano (USA)|
|W Soccer||USA v JAP FINAL||11:45AM||
10:45AM-2:30PM Specialty: Soccer
|Alex Morgan (USA)|
|W Water Polo||USA v ESP FINAL||noon||2PM-3 NBC||Heather Petri and Elsie Windes (USA)|
Montano excelled in the first round of the women's 800m, but for more details, make sure to check out LEastCoastBears' recap of Day 12. Three of the four Calympians have Twitters, which are linked in the chart above, so make sure you direct your words of encouragement accordingly. To read more about them and the other Golden Bears, you can click on the CGB Calympian logo below. As always, the NBC live stream is linked in the LIVE (PST) column.
Cheer for her; it will do your lungs good. Love her; it will do your heart and life good.
-Benjamin Ide Wheeler
Calympians will take home medals from soccer and water polo today. The question remains: what color are those medals? Heed Wheeler's advice, and we'll all go home happy. GO BEARS!