USA Pentathlon

Jun 27 U.S. wins two more medals in relay events

June 27, 2011, 3:07 a.m. (ET)

U.S. relay teams finished strong at the Modern Pentathlon NORCECA Championships on Sunday in Guadalajara, Mexico. The women's relay team of Samantha Achterberg (Littleton, Colo.) and Rendy Lynn Opdycke (Mercer Island, Wash.) captured the silver medal, and the mixed relay team of Eli Bremer (Monument, Colo.) and Suzanne Stettinius (Parkton, Md.) took home the bronze medal.

The men's relay team of Will Brady (Howell, Mich.) and John Gibbons (Colorado Springs, Colo.) placed 5th.

Mexico won the women's relay, Canada took the gold in the mixed relay, and the team from Cuba was victorious in the men's relay.
 
The U.S. squad comes home with four total medals from the NORCECA Championships. In addition to Sunday's relay medals, Stettinius won gold in Friday's women's competition and Bremer captured bronze in the men's event.
 
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