Posts Tagged ‘it’s a TEAM COMPETITION stupid’

People keep blaming Alicia

October 14, 2008

And they are stoopid for doing so.  It was Alicia’s falls AND mistakes from the rest of the team that added up to silver.  

When Alicia Sacramone took the mat in Beijing, there was no doubt in her mind she’d have a flawless routine. As team captain, and the oldest girl on the squad, this was her show. But two falls, one on balance beam and another on floor exercise, cost the Americans a gold medal.