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University of Arizona Olympic calendar

Aug. 1:

Men’s Swimming

Darian Townsend (South Africa) 200-Meter Individual Medley Preliminaries

Clark Burckle (USA) 200-Meter Breaststroke Olympic Final

Nicolas Oliveira (Brazil)/Nimrod Shapira Bar-Or (Israel) 100-Meter Freestyle Olympic Final

Townsend (South Africa) 200-Meter Individual Medley Semifinals*

Women’s Swimming

Alyssa Anderson (USA) 4×200-Meter Freestyle Relay Preliminaries
Anderson (USA) 4×200-Meter Freestyle Relay Olympic Final*

Aug. 2:

Men’s Basketball

Andre Iguodala (USA) United States vs. Nigeria

Men’s Swimming

Roland Schoeman (South Africa) 50-Meter Freestyle Preliminaries

Shapira Bar-Or (Israel)/Albert Subirats (Venezuela) 100-Meter Butterfly Preliminaries

Schoeman (South Africa) 50-Meter Freestyle Semifinals*

Townsend (South Africa) 200-Meter Individual Medley Olympic Final*

Shapira Bar-Or (Israel)/Subirats (Venezuela) 100-Meter Butterfly Semifinals*

Aug. 3:

Men’s Swimming

Townsend (South Africa) 4×100-Meter Medley Relay Preliminaries

Schoeman (South Africa) 50-Meter Freestyle Olympic Final*

Men’s Track & Field

Luis Rivera-Morales (Mexico) Long Jump Preliminaries

Men’s Swimming- Shapira Bar-Or (Israel)/Subirats (Venezuela) 100-Meter Butterfly Olympic Final*

Aug. 4:

Men’s Basketball

Iguodala (USA) United States vs. Lithuania

Men’s Track & Field

Rivera-Morales (Mexico) Long Jump Olympic Final*

Men’s Swimming

Townsend (South Africa) 4×100-Meter Medley Relay Olympic Final*

Aug. 5:

Women’s Track & Field

Georganne Moline (USA) 400-Meter Hurdles First Round

Aug. 6:

Women’s Track & Field

Jill Camarena-Williams (USA)/Julie Labonté (Canada) Shot Put Preliminaries

Camarena-Williams (USA)/Labonté (Canada) Shot Put Olympic Final*

Moline (USA) 400-Meter Hurdles Semifinals*

Men’s Basketball

Iguodala (USA) United States vs. Argentina

Aug. 8:

Men’s Basketball

Iguodala (USA) Quarterfinals

Men’s Track & Field

Bernard Lagat (USA) 5,000-Meter Run First Round

Aug. 9:

Women’s Track & Field

Brigetta Barrett (USA) High Jump Preliminaries

Aug. 10:

Men’s Basketball

Iguodala (USA) Semifinals*

Aug. 11:

Women’s Track & Field

Barrett (USA) High Jump Olympic Final*

Men’s Track & Field

Lagat (USA) 5,000-Meter Run Olympic Final*

Aug. 12:

Men’s Basketball

Iguodala (USA) Olympic Final*

Men’s Track & Field

Abdi Abdirahman (USA) Marathon Olympic Final

Men’s Mountain Bike-Cross Country

Todd Wells (USA) Olympic Final

*Editor’s Note: Events with asterisks require athletes to qualify for the Olympic Final in the preliminary and semifinal rounds.

Results:

Women’s Soccer

Current Arizona junior Ana-Maria Montoya is competing in her first Olympics for Colombia and in three games, Montoya played in Colombia’s loss to the United States Monday and recorded one shot. The Colombian team was 0-3 in their first three contests, and was eliminated from medal contention following Tuesday’s 1-0 loss to France.

Swimming

Former All-American Wildcat Nick Thoman won the silver medal in the 100-meter backstroke Monday night to Team USA teammate Matt Grevers, who trains at the Hillenbrand Aquatic Center.

Nicolas Oliveira, a three-time national champion at Arizona, representing Brazil placed fourth in the 4×100-meter freestyle, failing to advance to the final round. He also placed eighth in the 100-meter freestyle and did not advance to the semifinals.

Simon Burnett, competing for Great Britain competed Sunday night in the 4×100-meter freestyle relay, but did not advance to the final round.

Jean Basson and Darian Townsend, part of the South African team, finished fifth in the 4×100 freestyle relay final Sunday night. In the 4×200-meter relay, South Africa finished seventh with a time of 7:09.65.

Israel’s Nimrod Shapira Bar-Or competed in the 200-meter freestyle on Sunday, but failed to advance to the semifinal round, after placing second in the third heat.

Basketball

Former Arizona forward and current member of Team USA. Andre Iguodala has recorded seven points, six rebounds, seven assists, and four steals in two games against France and Tunisia.

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