What athletes with Sacramento-area connections are up to at the Summer Olympics:
DeMarcus Cousins, Kings, basketball: The All-Star center had six points and eight rebounds in the Americans’ 98-88 victory over Australia. Next: Friday vs. Serbia, 3 p.m. (NBCSN)
Alex Obert, Loomis, water polo: The U.S. men beat France 6-3 on Wednesday for their first victory after two losses. Next: Friday vs. Montenegro, 7:40 a.m.
Sam Dommer, Folsom, rowing: Wednesday’s men’s eights repechage was postponed due to weather and has been rescheduled for Thursday at 6 a.m.
Kasey Perry, Orangevale, equestrian: The 2013 Sacramento State graduate was in fifth place (75.229) after the first day of dressage competition Wednesday.