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August 12, 2008 4:00 PM

They Can Play, and They Try To Write: Athlete Blog Wrap-Up

Olympics:

Softball pitcher Monica Abbott was nervous and excited for her first game in the Olympics.

Shannon Miller comments on gymnastics this Olympics.

Pentathlete Eli Bremer discusses transitioning from Olympic broadcaster in Athens to Olympic competitor in Beijing.

Fencer Tim Morehouse was excited before his competition. He lost his match, but now is looking forward to the team event.

Equestrian rider Beezie Madden and her horse are getting acclimated.

Badminton player Bob Malaythong feels relieved after a first round win.

Cyclist Christian Vande Velde is headed home after his event and watching the USA vs. China basketball game.

Non-Olympics:

Chris Cooley talks about what the team does during down time.

Greg Oden stays grounded with a visit to his mom's house.

Jarrett Bush was happy with the Packers performance last night and the US 4 x 100m relay win.

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