Each day during the Olympics, Patch will post a schedule of that day's events involving athletes who hail from the Patches of Philadelphia and its suburbs.
Here's the roundup of Thursday's events:Time Channel Event Why watch? 2:15-2:45 p.m. NBC Sports Network Archery — men's elimination round The U.S. archery team leader is Middletown Archery Club co-owner Cindy Bevilacqua. . 5:15-7 p.m. NBC Sports Network Men's basketball Lower Merion native Kobe Bryant and Team USA face Nigeria after two wins in pool play. 2:20-3 p.m. NBC Rowing Roxborough native Glenn Ochal . 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Bravo Tennis Olympian and is now an Upper Providence resident. On Thursday, she plays a semifinal in women's doubles.
Know of any other Olympians with local ties competing this day? Tell us in the comments.