Saturday, August 20, 2016

Olympic Contest - Final Packs

There are 75 base cards in the Olympic set.  I’m going to list the athletes that did not make the Olympic team so everyone will know.  There are 16 out of 75 that didn’t make the team, were injured, retired, or are former Olympians.

5 Candace Parker – Basketball
17 Holley Mangold – Weightlifting
21 Matt Grevers – Swimming
27 John Orozco – Gymnastics
30 Tyler Clary – Swimming
39 Natalie Coughlin – Swimming
40 Abby Wambach – Soccer
52 Cullen Jones – Swimming
58 Summer Ross – Beach Volleyball
59 Emily Day – Volleyball
61 Bob Beamon – T&F
62 Rulon Gardner – Wrestling
63 Jenny Thompson – Swimming
65 Carly Patterson – Gymnastics
66 Gary Hall Jr. – Swimming
72 Leo Manzano – T&F


Final packs coming up…standings will be posted once I reconcile the numbers. Then we wait for the Paralympics to start. 


Blaster 1 Pack 8



Carly Patterson - Gymnastics
Alana Nichols – Para-canoe
Jenny Thompson - Swimming
Lex Gillette – T&F
Cullen Jones - Swimming
Brad Snyder - Swimming
Conor Dwyer- Swimming
Nathan Schrimsher – Modern Pentathlon
Michael Phelps bronze - Swimming
Nathan Schrimsher silver – Modern Pentathlon

Blaster 2 Pack 8



Matt Stutzman bronze - Archery
Sue Bird silver - Basketball
Ryan Lochte RELIC - Swimming

I wish this was an orange swatch so I could pretend it's from the Brazilian prison uniform he'll get if he gets extradited down there.  Dumbass.  

Blaster 3 Pack 8



Emily Day – Beach Volleyball
Gary Hall Jr. - Swimming
Megan Rapinoe silver - Soccer
Brad Snyder bronze – Swimming
Adeline Gray  TEAM USA PATCH #48/99 - Wrestling

Like this one a lot.  Team USA Patch, numbered /99 and it's Adeline Gray.  What's not to like?



Good luck everyone and GO TEAM USA!

Friday, August 19, 2016

Olympic Contest - Rollin' 7s

There are 75 base cards in the Olympic set.  I’m going to list the athletes that did not make the Olympic team so everyone will know.  There are 16 out of 75 that didn’t make the team, were injured, retired, or are former Olympians.

5 Candace Parker – Basketball
17 Holley Mangold – Weightlifting
21 Matt Grevers – Swimming
27 John Orozco – Gymnastics
30 Tyler Clary – Swimming
39 Natalie Coughlin – Swimming
40 Abby Wambach – Soccer
52 Cullen Jones – Swimming
58 Summer Ross – Beach Volleyball
59 Emily Day – Volleyball
61 Bob Beamon – T&F
62 Rulon Gardner – Wrestling
63 Jenny Thompson – Swimming
65 Carly Patterson – Gymnastics
66 Gary Hall Jr. – Swimming
72 Leo Manzano – T&F


Time for Pack 7s.


Blaster 1 Pack 7



Courtney Mathewson – Water Polo
Galen Rupp – T&F
David Boudia - Diving
Merrill Moses – Water Polo
Brady Ellison - Archery
McLain Ward - Equestrian
Haley Anderson - Swimming
Margaux Isaksen – Modern Pentathlon
Aly Raisman silver - Gymnastics
Gabby Douglas Gold - Gymnastics

Blaster 2 Pack 7



Brittney Griner - Basketball
Perry Baker - Rugby
Kami Kraig – Water Polo
Gary Hall Jr. Swimming
Emily Day – Beach Volleyall
Casey Patterson  - Volleyball
Melissa Stockwell - Paratriathlon
Justin Gatlin – T&F
Kim Rhode bronze- Shooting
Kim Rhode insert – Shooting

Blaster 3 Pack 7



Michael Phelps silver - Swimming
Claressa Shields RELIC – Boxing
Nathan Schrimsher bronze – Modern Pentathlon

Not a bad relic.  She has a real shot at the Gold Medal.


Good luck everyone and GO TEAM USA!

Thursday, August 18, 2016

OIympic Contest - The 6 packs

There are 75 base cards in the Olympic set.  I’m going to list the athletes that did not make the Olympic team so everyone will know.  There are 16 out of 75 that didn’t make the team, were injured, retired, or are former Olympians.

5 Candace Parker – Basketball
17 Holley Mangold – Weightlifting
21 Matt Grevers – Swimming
27 John Orozco – Gymnastics
30 Tyler Clary – Swimming
39 Natalie Coughlin – Swimming
40 Abby Wambach – Soccer
52 Cullen Jones – Swimming
58 Summer Ross – Beach Volleyball
59 Emily Day – Volleyball
61 Bob Beamon – T&F
62 Rulon Gardner – Wrestling
63 Jenny Thompson – Swimming
65 Carly Patterson – Gymnastics
66 Gary Hall Jr. – Swimming
72 Leo Manzano – T&F


Here we are at pack 6…just like the Olympics, we near the end.


Blaster 1 Pack 6



Kim Rhode - Shooting
Danell Leyva - Gymnastics
Tatanya McFadden – T&F
Summer Ross – Beach Volleyball
Joe Kovacs – T&F
Ryan Lochte - Swimming
Jake Dalton - Gymnastics
Matt Stutzman - Archery
Megan Rapinoe bronze – Soccer
Conor Dwyer silver - Swimming

Blaster 2 Pack 6



Michael Phelps  - Swimming
Megan Rapinoe – Soccer
Maya Moore - Basketball
Leo Manzano – T&F
Jake Gibb – Beach Volleyall
LaShawn Merritt – T&F
Matt Stutzman - Archery
Aly Raisman - Gymnastics
Ryan Lochte bronze- Swimming
Mariel  Zagunis gold – Fencing

Blaster 3 Pack 6



Allison Schmitt - Swimming
Tyler Clary - Swimming
Jenny Arthur - Weightlifting
Tom Shields - Swimming
Phil Dalhausser – Beach Volleyball
Matt Grevers - Swimming
John Orozco - Gymnastics
Holly Mangold - Weightlifting
Cullen Jones bronze - Swimming
Natalie Coughlin insert - Swimming



Good luck everyone and GO TEAM USA!

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Olympic Contest - How about a round of 5's

There are 75 base cards in the Olympic set.  I’m going to list the athletes that did not make the Olympic team so everyone will know.  There are 16 out of 75 that didn’t make the team, were injured, retired, or are former Olympians.

5 Candace Parker – Basketball
17 Holley Mangold – Weightlifting
21 Matt Grevers – Swimming
27 John Orozco – Gymnastics
30 Tyler Clary – Swimming
39 Natalie Coughlin – Swimming
40 Abby Wambach – Soccer
52 Cullen Jones – Swimming
58 Summer Ross – Beach Volleyball
59 Emily Day – Volleyball
61 Bob Beamon – T&F
62 Rulon Gardner – Wrestling
63 Jenny Thompson – Swimming
65 Carly Patterson – Gymnastics
66 Gary Hall Jr. – Swimming
72 Leo Manzano – T&F


Let’s move on to the second half of these blasters. 


Blaster 1 Pack 5



Aly Raisman - Gymnastics
Maya Moore - Basketball
Rulon Gardner – Wrestling
Kayla Harrison – Judo
Diana Taurasi - Basketball
Simone Biles – Gymnastic
Missy Frankin - Swimming
Claressa Shields - Boxing
Missy Fanklin bronze – Swimming
Michael Phelps insert - Swimming

Blaster 2 Pack 5



Sue Bird - Basketball
Mariel Zagunis - Fencing
Jake Dalton - Gymnastics
Elena Delle Donne - Basketball
Ryan Lochte - Swimming
Carlin Isles – Rugby
Abby Wambach - Soccer
Missy Frankin - Swimming
Natalie Coughlin – Swimming
Jake Dalton gold – Gymnastics
Jake Dalton silver – Gymnastics  It’s a Jake Dalton hot pack…why not Aly Raisman?

Blaster 3 Pack 5



Justin Gatlin – T&F
Casey Patterson – Beach Volleyball
Melissa Stockwell - Paratriathlon
Elizabeth Beisel - Swimming
Sarah True - Triathlon
Katie Meili - Swimming
Tori Bowe – T&F
Connor Fields – Cycling BMX
Conor Dwyer bronze - Swimming
Rulon Gardner gold - Wrestling



Good luck everyone and GO TEAM USA!

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

OIympic contest: Halfway through with the 4th packs

There are 75 base cards in the Olympic set.  I’m going to list the athletes that did not make the Olympic team so everyone will know.  There are 16 out of 75 that didn’t make the team, were injured, retired, or are former Olympians.

5 Candace Parker – Basketball
17 Holley Mangold – Weightlifting
21 Matt Grevers – Swimming
27 John Orozco – Gymnastics
30 Tyler Clary – Swimming
39 Natalie Coughlin – Swimming
40 Abby Wambach – Soccer
52 Cullen Jones – Swimming
58 Summer Ross – Beach Volleyball
59 Emily Day – Volleyball
61 Bob Beamon – T&F
62 Rulon Gardner – Wrestling
63 Jenny Thompson – Swimming
65 Carly Patterson – Gymnastics
66 Gary Hall Jr. – Swimming
72 Leo Manzano – T&F


Sorry for the delay in posting.  Two huge projects due at work this week.  And I’m done with one of them.  So here we go.


Blaster 1 Pack 4



Sam Mikulak - Gymnastics
Sue Bird - Basketball
April Ross – Beach Volleyball
Michael Phelps - Swimming
Steve Lopez - Taekwondo
Nathan Adrian - Swimming
Mariel Zagunis - Fencing
Carlin Isle - Rugby
Abby Wambach bronze – Soccer
Brad Snyder silver - Swimming

Blaster 2 Pack 4



Nathan Adrian – Swimming
Steve Lopez - Taekwondo
Claressa Shields - Boxing
Paige Salenski – Field Hockey
Kayla Harrison - Judo
Simone Biles - Gymnastic
Rulon Gardner – Wrestiling
Natalie Coughlin – Swimming
Claressa Shields bronze - Boxing
Sam Mikulak insert - Gymnastics

Blaster 3 Pack 4



Leo Manzano – T&F
Matt Stutzman - Archery
Maya Moore - Basketball
JakeGibb – Beach Volleyball
Perry Baker - Rugby
Kami Craig – Water Polo
Brittney Griner - Basketball
LaShawn Merritt – T&F
Margaux Isaksen bronze – Modern Pentathlon
Claressa Shields insert - Boxing


Good luck everyone and GO TEAM USA!

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Olympic contest: The third packs

There are 75 base cards in the Olympic set.  I’m going to list the athletes that did not make the Olympic team so everyone will know.  There are 16 out of 75 that didn’t make the team, were injured, retired, or are former Olympians.

5 Candace Parker – Basketball
17 Holley Mangold – Weightlifting
21 Matt Grevers – Swimming
27 John Orozco – Gymnastics
30 Tyler Clary – Swimming
39 Natalie Coughlin – Swimming
40 Abby Wambach – Soccer
52 Cullen Jones – Swimming
58 Summer Ross – Beach Volleyball
59 Emily Day – Volleyball
61 Bob Beamon – T&F
62 Rulon Gardner – Wrestling
63 Jenny Thompson – Swimming
65 Carly Patterson – Gymnastics
66 Gary Hall Jr. – Swimming
72 Leo Manzano – T&F


Here we go with round three.  I’m thinking that some of the medal count guesses were too low, especially if you have a bunch of swimmers in your blaster.


Blaster 1 Pack 3



Tom Shields – Swimming
Abby Wambach - Soccer
Candace Parker - Basketball
Gabby Douglas - Gymnastics
Elena Delle Donne - Basketball
Natalie Coughlin - Swimming
Megan Rapinoe - Soccer
Paige Selenski – Field Hockey
Carlin Isles bronze - Rugby
Abby Wambach silver - Soccer

Blaster 2 Pack 3



Bob Beamon – T&F
Adeline Gray - Wrestling
April Ross – Beach Volleyball
Gabby Douglas - Gymnastics
Sam Mikulak - Gymnastics
Diana Taurasi - Basketball
Candace Parker - Basketball
Madison Hughes - Rugby
Natalie Coughlin silver - Swimming
Missy Franklin bronze - Swimming

Blaster 3 Pack 2



Carlin Isles - Rugby
Abby Wambach - Soccer
Ryan Lochte - Swimming
Missy Gardner - Swimming
Ally Raisman - Gymnastics
Megan Rapinoe - Soccer
Michael Phelps - Swimming
Elena Delle Donne - Basketball
Ally Raisman silver - Gymnastics
Haley Anderson bronze - Swimming



Good luck everyone and GO TEAM USA!

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Olympic Contest - Pack 2

There are 75 base cards in the Olympic set.  I’m going to list the athletes that did not make the Olympic team so everyone will know.  There are 16 out of 75 that didn’t make the team, were injured, retired, or are former Olympians.

5 Candace Parker – Basketball
17 Holley Mangold – Weightlifting
21 Matt Grevers – Swimming
27 John Orozco – Gymnastics
30 Tyler Clary – Swimming
39 Natalie Coughlin – Swimming
40 Abby Wambach – Soccer
52 Cullen Jones – Swimming
58 Summer Ross – Beach Volleyball
59 Emily Day – Volleyball
61 Bob Beamon – T&F
62 Rulon Gardner – Wrestling
63 Jenny Thompson – Swimming
65 Carly Patterson – Gymnastics
66 Gary Hall Jr. – Swimming
72 Leo Manzano – T&F


Blaster 1 Pack 2



Allison Schmitt – Swimming – One Silver
Jenny Arthur - Weightlifting
Tyler Clary – Swimming
John Orozco - Gymnastics
Holley Mangold - Weightlifting
Phil Dalhausser – Beach Volleyball
Matt Grevers - Swimming
Ryan Lochte bronze - Swimming - One Gold
Margaux Isaksen silver – Modern Pentathlon
1992 Closing Ceremony insert

Blaster 2 Pack 2



Nathan Schrimsher – Modern Pentathlon
Cullen Jones - Swimming
Conor Dwyer – Swimming – One Gold, One Bronze
Brad Snyder - Swimming
Lex Gillette – T&F
Jenny Thompson - Swimming
Carly Patterson - Gymnastics
Alana Nichols- Para-Canoe
Simone Biles bronze – Gymnastics – One Gold
Carlin Isles gold - Rugby

Blaster 3 Pack 2



Paige Selenski – Field Hockey
Simone Biles – Gymnastics – One Gold
Kayla Harrison - Judo
Rulon Gardner - Wrestling
Mariel Zagunis - Fencing
Jake Dalton - Gymnastics
Sue Bird – Basketball
Natalie Coughlin - Swimming
McLain Ward bronze - Equestrian
Maya Moore gold - Basketball



Good luck everyone and GO TEAM USA!