United States medal tracker for Tokyo Paralympics

2020 Tokyo Paralympics - Day 11
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The United States closed the Tokyo Paralympics with 104 medals (37 gold, 36 silver, 31 bronze), placing fourth in the overall medal count and third in the gold-medal count. A sport-by-sport list of all medals won by Americans at the Games follows. WR/PR/AR denotes athlete set a world, Paralympic or American record in the final.

Archery (1)
GOLD – Kevin Mather, men’s individual recurve open

Canoe Sprint (1)
SILVER – Blake Haxton, men’s va’a single 200m VL2

Cycling – Road (7)
GOLD – Oksana Masters, women’s road race H5
GOLD – Oksana Masters, women’s time trial H4-5
GOLD – Shawn Morelli, women’s time trial C4
SILVER – Aaron Keith, men’s time trial C1
BRONZE – Alicia Dana, women’s road race H1-4
BRONZE – Jill Walsh, women’s road race T1-2
BRONZE – Alicia Dana/Freddie de los Santos/Ryan Pinney, mixed team relay H1-5

Cycling – Track (1)
SILVER – Shawn Morelli, women’s 3000m individual pursuit C4

Equestrian (3)
GOLD – Roxanne Trunnell, individual test Grade I
GOLD – Roxanne Trunnell, individual freestyle test Grade I; PR
BRONZE – Roxanne Trunnell/Rebecca Hart/Kate Shoemaker, team test to music

Goalball (1)
SILVER – Mindy Cook/Lisa Czechowski/Amanda Dennis/Marybai Huking/Eliana Mason/Asya Miller, women’s team

Judo (1)
SILVER – Ben Goodrich, men’s 100kg B2

Rowing (1)
SILVER – Karen Petrik/John Tanguay/Charley Nordin/Dani Hansen/Allie Reilly, PR3 mixed coxed four

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Sitting Volleyball (1)
GOLD – Whitney Dosty/Annie Flood/Heather Erickson/Katie Holloway/Kaleo Kanahele Maclay/Monique Matthews/Nichole Millage/Emma Schieck/Lexi Shifflett/Lora Webster/Jillian Williams/Bethany Zummo, women’s team

Swimming (35)
GOLD – Hannah Aspden, women’s 100m backstroke S9
GOLD – Evan Austin, men’s 50m butterfly S7
GOLD – McKenzie Coan, women’s 400m freestyle S7
GOLD – Robert Griswold, men’s 100m backstroke S8; WR
GOLD – Robert Griswold, men’s 100m butterfly S8
GOLD – Mikaela Jenkins, women’s 100m butterfly S10
GOLD – Jessica Long, women’s 100m butterfly S8
GOLD – Jessica Long, women’s 200m individual medley SM8
GOLD – Elizabeth Marks, women’s 100m backstroke S6; WR
GOLD – Anastasia Pagonis, women’s 400m freestyle S11; WR
GOLD – Gia Pergolini, women’s 100m backstroke S13; WR
GOLD – Morgan Stickney, women’s 400m freestyle S8
GOLD – Mallory Weggemann, women’s 100m backstroke S7; PR
GOLD – Mallory Weggemann, women’s 200m individual medley SM7
GOLD – Hannah Aspden/Mikaela Jenkins/Jessica Long/Morgan Stickney, women’s 4x100m medley relay 34 points
SILVER – David Abrahams, men’s 100m breaststroke SB13
SILVER – McKenzie Coan, women’s 100m freestyle S7
SILVER – Ahalya Lettenberger, women’s 200m individual medley SM7
SILVER – Jessica Long, women’s 100m breaststroke SB7
SILVER – Jessica Long, women’s 400m freestyle S8
SILVER – Elizabeth Marks, women’s 50m freestyle S6
SILVER – Leanne Smith, women’s 100m freestyle S3
SILVER – Lizzie Smith, women’s 100m butterfly S9
SILVER – Mallory Weggemann, women’s 50m butterfly S7
SILVER – Colleen Young, women’s 200m individual medley SM13
BRONZE – Evan Austin, men’s 400m freestyle S7
BRONZE – Julia Gaffney, women’s 100m backstroke S7
BRONZE – Julia Gaffney, women’s 400m freestyle S7
BRONZE – Sophia Herzog, women’s 100m breaststroke SB6
BRONZE – Jamal Hill, men’s 50m freestyle S9
BRONZE – Jessica Long, women’s 100m backstroke S8
BRONZE – Elizabeth Marks, women’s 50m butterfly S6
BRONZE – Anastasia Pagonis, women’s 200m individual medley SM11
BRONZE – Matthew Torres, men’s 400m freestyle S8
BRONZE – Colleen Young, women’s 100m breaststroke SB13

Table Tennis (2)
GOLD – Ian Seidenfeld, men’s singles Class 6
BRONZE – Jenson Van Emburgh, men’s singles Class 3

Taekwondo (1)
BRONZE – Evan Medell, men’s +75kg K44

Track and Field (41)
GOLD – Jeremy Campbell, men’s discus throw F64
GOLD – Breanna Clark, women’s 400m T20; WR
GOLD – Sam Grewe, men’s high jump T63
GOLD – Raymond Martin, men’s 100m T52
GOLD – Nick Mayhugh, men’s 100m T37; WR
GOLD – Nick Mayhugh, men’s 200m T37; WR
GOLD – Daniel Romanchuk, men’s 400m T54
GOLD – Susanna Scaroni, women’s 5000m T54; PR
GOLD – Roderick Townsend, men’s high jump T47; WR
GOLD – Noah Malone/Brittni Mason/Nick Mayhugh/Tatyana McFadden, universal relay; WR
SILVER – Liza Corso, women’s 1500m T13
SILVER – Lex Gillette, men’s long jump T11
SILVER – Hagan Landry, men’s shot put F41; AR
SILVER – Cheri Madsen, women’s 400m T54
SILVER – Noah Malone, men’s 100m T12
SILVER – Noah Malone, men’s 400m T12; AR
SILVER – Raymond Martin, men’s 400m T52
SILVER – Raymond Martin, men’s 1500m T52; AR
SILVER – Brittni Mason, women’s 100m T47
SILVER – Brittni Mason, women’s 200m T47
SILVER – Nick Mayhugh, men’s 400m T37; AR
SILVER – Tatyana McFadden, women’s 800m T54
SILVER – Cassie Mitchell, women’s club throw F51; AR
SILVER – Jaleen Roberts, women’s 100m T37; AR
SILVER – Jaleen Roberts, women’s long jump T37
SILVER – Roderick Townsend, men’s long jump T47
SILVER – Dallas Wise, men’s high jump T47
BRONZE – Josh Cinnamo, men’s shot put F46
BRONZE – Kym Crosby, women’s 100m T13
BRONZE – Kym Crosby, women’s 400m T13
BRONZE – Alexa Halko, women’s 800m T34
BRONZE – Isaac Jean-Paul, men’s long jump T13
BRONZE – Cheri Madsen, women’s 100m T54
BRONZE – Trenten Merrill, men’s long jump T64; AR
BRONZE – Tatyana McFadden, women’s 5000m T54
BRONZE – Justin Phongsavanh, men’s javelin throw F54
BRONZE – Daniel Romanchuk, men’s marathon T54
BRONZE – Susannah Scaroni, women’s 800m T54
BRONZE – Jarryd Wallace, men’s 200m T64
BRONZE – Hunter Woodhall, men’s 400m T62
BRONZE – Deja Young, women’s 100m T47

Triathlon (5)
GOLD – Kendall Gretsch, women’s PTWC
GOLD – Allysa Seely, women’s PTS2
GOLD – Brad Snyder, with guide Greg Billington, PTVI
SILVER – Hailey Danz, women’s PTS2
SILVER – Grace Norman, women’s PTS5

Wheelchair Basketball (2)
GOLD – Brian Bell/John Boie/Nate Hinze/Trevon Jenifer/Matt Lesperance/Ryan Neiswender/Michael Paye/Jorge Sanchez/Matt Scott/Steve Serio/Josh Turek/Jake Williams, men’s team
BRONZE – Josie Aslakson/Abigail Bauleke/Kaitlyn Eaton/Ixhelt Gonzalez/Rose Hollermann/Darlene Hunter/Alejandra Ibanez/Bailey Moody/Courtney Ryan/Natalie Schneider/Zoe Voris/Lindsey Zurbrugg, women’s team

Wheelchair Rugby (1)
SILVER – Chuck Aoki/Jeff Butler/Chad Cohn/Joe Delagrave/Lee Fredette/Ray Hennagir/Joe Jackson/Chuck Melton/Eric Newby/Kory Puderbaugh/Adam Scaturro/Josh Wheeler, mixed team

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12-year-old skateboarders earn medals at world championships

Chloe Covell

At the world skateboarding championships, 12-year-olds Chloe Covell from Australia and Onodera Ginwoo from Japan earned silver and bronze medals, respectively, in Sunday’s street finals.

In the women’s event, Covell took silver behind Brazilian 15-year-old Rayssa Leal, who was a silver medalist herself at the Tokyo Games.

Frenchman Aurélien Giraud, a 25-year-old who was sixth in skateboarding’s Olympic debut in Tokyo, won the men’s final in the United Arab Emirates. Ginwoo was third behind Portugal’s Gustavo Ribeiro.

The top Americans were Olympic men’s bronze medalist Jagger Eaton in sixth and 15-year-old Paige Heyn in seventh in the women’s event.

Nyjah Huston, a six-time world champion who placed seventh in Tokyo, missed worlds after August surgery for an ACL tear.

Up to three men and three women per nation can qualify per event (street and park) for the 2024 Paris Games. World rankings come June 2024 determine which Americans qualify.

In Tokyo, four of the 12 skateboarding medalists were ages 12 or 13.

Japan’s Kokona Hiraki, then 12, won silver in women’s park to become the youngest Olympic medalist since 1936, according to Olympedia.org. Japan’s Momiji Nishiya, then 13, won women’s street and became the youngest gold medalist in an individual event since 1936.

Worlds conclude this week with the men’s and women’s park events. The finals are Saturday.

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Francesco Friedrich, most decorated bobsledder in history, rebounds for 12th world title

Francesco Friedrich

A week after his first major championships defeat in seven years, German Francesco Friedrich returned to his winning ways to close the world bobsled championships on Sunday.

Friedrich’s four-man sled won the world title by 69 hundredths of a second over British and Latvian sleds that tied for silver, combining times from four runs over the last two days in St. Moritz, Switzerland. It marked Great Britain’s first world championships men’s bobsled medal since 1966.

Geoff Gadbois drove the lone U.S. sled in the field, finishing 18th.

Friedrich, the most decorated bobsledder in history, extended his records with a fifth consecutive world four-man title and 12th world championship between two- and four-man events.

Germany swept all four titles at bobsled worlds with four different drivers taking gold.

Friedrich had won 12 consecutive Olympic or world titles before taking two-man silver at worlds last week in St. Moritz, Switzerland. He was dethroned in that event by countryman Johannes Lochner.

Friedrich has been hampered recently by a muscle injury from sprint training in late December. Going into worlds, Lochner had won four consecutive World Cup two-man races, while Hall won the last two World Cups in four-man.

Friedrich, 32, said before this season that he plans to make the 2026 Milan-Cortina Winter Games his final competition. Friedrich and push athlete Thorsten Margis can break the record of four career Olympic bobsled gold medals that they currently share with retired Germans Andre Lange and Kevin Kuske.

The World Cup season concludes with stops in Igls, Austria, and Sigulda, Latvia, the next two weekends.

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