Olympic Quick Hits
1. Bruce Springsteen’s daughter Jessica Springsteen failed to qualify for the equestrian individual jumping finals at the Olympics yesterday. (Here’s video.)
She’ll ride again on Friday night as part of Team USA’s entry in the team jumping event.
2. Simone Biles’ boyfriend Jonathan Owens congratulated her after she took home the bronze model in the women’s balance beam final yesterday.
In an Instagram Story, Jonathan said, quote, “Words can’t explain how proud I am of you right now!!” He added the heart and clapping-hands emojis. Simone and Taylor Swift also shared some love on social media yesterday.
And sadly, Simone also revealed that her aunt passed away this past weekend.