Monday, August 08, 2016
day three catchup
wow what a time for the laptop to die. Saturday, Canada picked up its first medal - a bronze - in the pool. the 4X100m freestyle women's team (Sandrine Mainville, Taylor Ruck, Penny Oleksiak, Michelle Williams and Chantalle Van Landegran) picked it up. yesterday, Oleksiak picked up a silver in the 100m butterfly. today in rugby 7s, the womens team beat Great Britain to win the second bronze. Australia won the gold and New Zealand the bronze. the first medals in rugby sevens. Kosovo won its first ever medal in their first games, and it happen to be gold. yesterdat, Michael Phelps picked up his 23rd medal (19th gold) in the 4X100m freestyle. yesterday in baseball, Ichiro Suzuki got his 3000 hit - a triple - in Colorado. he is the second oldest, behind Cap Anson to get his 3000th and also the second to get his 3000th on a triple. Paul Molitor being the other. more to come soon.