The Medal Stand: Logan Tom finally gets a shot at gold

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The U.S. women's volleyball team knocked off Cuba yesterday to earn its first berth in the gold medal match since 1984. For Logan Tom, who is playing in her third Olympics, the emotion of the moment was overwhelming. [Salt Lake Tribune]

The London Olympics in 2012 are going to look much different than these Beijing Games. [AFP]

A list of some of the worst sports in the Olympics, although I wouldn't mind seeing team slip n'slide added in the next few years. [SF Gate]

Some more perspective on the U.S. softball team loss. []

Hope Solo has got be feeling pretty good right now. [Star Tribune]

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