Aug 10 - Valley Olympian Brooke Crain from Visalia, California finish 8th overall in Women's BMX Cycling -- 2.58 seconds behind the gold medal winner Mariana Pajon of Colombia. Crain was the only rider from the U.S. to make the final round.
Aug 12 - Great for most of the Olympics, just good enough for gold.
US wins medal count, and British celebrate as well
Bahamas snaps US winning streak in men's 4x400
US gets gold in Women's 4x100, shatters record
US tops Japan to take Olympic women's soccer gold
US women beat Australia 86-73 in Olympic hoops