Seven Gators compete Saturday at the Tokyo Olympics in baseball, track and field and swimming events
32 Gators representing 16 nations earned 10 2020 medals (4 gold, 3 silver, 3 bronze) so far in 2020 Olympics competition.
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Tokyo – The action continues Saturday from Tokyo at the 2020 Olympics as seven Gators are set to compete.
Mark Kolozsvary and Team USA improved to 2-0 in Group B-play on Saturday morning with a 4-2 win over Korea. Team USA secured a spot in the medal round with the victory.
For the second-straight game, Kolozsvary received the start behind the plate and batted seventh in the lineup. He caught all nine innings, with Team USA pitchers allowing just five hits and registering 13 strikeouts under his watch.
With the win, Team USA concludes group play with a perfect 2-0 record and earns a bye in the opening round of the knockout stage. The Stars and Stripes will play Group A-winner Japan on Monday, Aug. 2 at 6 a.m. ET to begin the double-elimination knockout round.
Men’s and Women’s Track and Field
Two-time Olympian Marquis Dendy (USA) got things going for the group of Gators in Japan Saturday morning with the long