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Locals watch: Megan Rapinoe and U.S. women’s soccer team play Colombia to 2-2 draw

The United States’ Megan Rapinoe, left, and Colombia’s Carolina Arias fight for the ball during a group G match of the women’s Olympic tournament at the Arena Amazonia stadium in Manaus, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016.
The United States’ Megan Rapinoe, left, and Colombia’s Carolina Arias fight for the ball during a group G match of the women’s Olympic tournament at the Arena Amazonia stadium in Manaus, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016. The Associated Press

What athletes with Sacramento-area connections are up to at the Summer Olympics:

Megan Rapinoe, Redding, soccer: Rapinoe, playing in her first match since having ACL surgery in December, did not score in the U.S. women’s 2-2 draw with Colombia on Tuesday. Next: Friday’s quarterfinals.

DeMarcus Cousins, Kings, basketball: The U.S. men continue their pursuit of gold against Australia on Wednesday (3 p.m., NBCSN).

Alex Obert, Loomis, water polo: The U.S. men, 0-2 after Monday’s 10-9 loss to Spain, play France on Wednesday at 7:40 a.m.

Sam Dommer, Folsom, rowing: The U.S. men’s eights team competes in the repechage on Wednesday at 9 a.m. after finishing second in its heat and fourth overall Monday.

Kasey Perry, Orangevale, equestrian: The 2013 Sacramento State graduate begins dressage competition Wednesday at 9:30 a.m.

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