Article updated: 8/6/2012 6:17 AM

Suburban Olympians to watch today

Sean Rooney of Wheaton plays on the U.S. men's volleyball team.

Sean Rooney of Wheaton plays on the U.S. men's volleyball team.

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Coming up today

• Sean Rooney, of Wheaton, and the U.S. men's volleyball team take on Tunisia in the final prelim game. TV: Live, 2-3:15 p.m. NBC


• U.S. women's soccer team (Amy LePeilbet, Crystal Lake) plays a semifinal match against Canada. TV: 1:45-3:45 p.m. live, NBC Sports Network.

• Richard Oruche, Bensenville, and the Nigerian basketball team play France in the final prelim round. TV: None.

Results from Sunday

• Evan Jager, Jacobs High School, finished sixth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase.

• Christina Loukas, Riverwoods, finished eighth in the 3-meter springboard diving competition.

• Melissa Seidemann, Hoffman Estates, scored three goals in the U.S. women's water polo team's 9-6 win over Italy.

• Tamika Catchings, Stevenson, doled out seven assists as the U.S. women's basketball team routed China 114-66.

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