Here is the listing of events that involve Ivies for Friday, August 10. If there is no mention of the event being broadcast on TV, check NBCOlympics.com for the online broadcast.
The US women’s field hockey team, featuring Princeton sisters Julia and Katie Reinprecht (players) and assistant coach Nate Franks (coaching staff), will take on Belgium in the 11-12 classification match at 3:30 a.m. After starting out 2-0, Team USA dropped its next three games to fall out of contention for the semifinals.
Yale’s Sarah Lihan will compete in the medal race of the women’s sailing 470 class. Lihan and her teammate, Amanda Clark, finished in ninth-place after 10 races. The top-10 moved on to the medal round.
Harvard’s Alex Meyer will compete in the men’s swimming open water 10k race at 7:00 a.m. The event will be broadcast on NBC from 12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Cornell’s Morgan Uceny will go for Gold in the women’s 1,500m run at 3:55 p.m. Uceny placed third in her semifinal on Wednesday to earn a berth to the championship race. NBC will broadcast various track & field gold medal races during its primetime show from 8:00 p.m. – midnight.