This past week was a good one for Team USA at the London Olympics, and particularly for many of the athletes from the Bay Area. The duo of Kerri Walsh Jennings, a Santa Clara native and Stanford alumnus, and Misty May-Treanor scored its third consecutive Olympic gold medal in beach volleyball. Both the American women's water polo and soccer teams won golds on Thursday. Our article on San Francisco area Olympic athletes has individual names and up-to-date medal counts.
But the 2012 London Olympics end tomorrow, and then what? Before you start to despair, check the August events calendar. There is life after the Olympics.