June 17, 2021
Source: Washington Nationals/Twitter
🏊♀️Swimming: Teen phenom, committed to Stanford...sound familiar? Following in three-time Olympian Katie Ledecky’s footsteps, 18-year-old (pronounced HUSK) from Arlington, Virginia qualified for her first Olympics. HYFR.
- She broke the American record in the 100m butterfly semifinals on Sunday before in the finals a day later. Damn. Huske will look to qualify in additional events, including the 50m and 100m freestyle, starting tonight.
- 🏀After five seasons together, the Wizards parted ways with head coach Scott Brooks yesterday. Psst...we’d love to see a .
- ⚾National pitcher Max Scherzer was placed on the 10-day injured list on Tuesday, but : yesterday’s. Even better, the Nats still swept the Pittsburgh Pirates without him. Arrgh matey.
📺What to watch:
- 🏀The Mystics will be without WNBA scoring leader Tina Charles in tonight’s 7 p.m. ET rematch with the Atlanta Dream. She’s attending the premiere of the film she produced and directed, . Apt title.