UA Olympic Update
Aug. 11, 2008
UA Notes for Monday, Aug. 11
** Juan Veloz, a native of Mexico City, Mexico, was the only Wildcat in the water during competition Monday evening in Beijing. He participated in the 200-meter butterfly heats, where he finished eighth in heat six with a time of 1:57.32. Incidentally, Veloz swam in the same heat as the USA's Michael Phelps, who set a new Olympic record during the swim with a time of 1:53.70.
** The U.S. women's volleyball team was swept by Cuba on Monday and are now 1-1 in pool play. Kim Glass notched three kills and one block, while playing in two of the three games against the Cubans.
Olympic Schedule for Tuesday, Aug. 12
Women's 200m Freestyle Semifinal
Men's 200m Freestyle Final
Women's 100m Backstroke Final
Men's 100m Backstroke Final
Women's 100m Breaststroke Final
Men's 200m Butterfly Semifinal
Women's 200m Individual Medley Semifinal
Men's 100m Freestyle Prelims
Women's 200m Butterfly Prelims
Men's 200m Breaststroke Prelims
Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay Prelims
Lithuania v. Iran
Aug. 12, USA v. Australia
For specific events and times, please check the official 2008 Beijing Olympic schedule at http://en.beijing2008.cn.
For Broadcast Information: NBC-TV plans 1,400 hours of broadcast coverage of the 2008 Beijing Games on a number of channels, including NBC, MSNBC, CNBC, USA Network, Universal HD, Oxygen and Telemundo. Additionally, 2,200 hours of coverage will be available on-line. For specific broadcast information, please go to http://www.nbcolympics.com.
UA Medal Count
Gold Silver Bronze Total0 1 0 1
Lacey Nymeyer, USA; women's 4x100-meter relay team (silver)