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Ettinger, Huck Sweep Bronze Medals In Mountain Bike

By USA Cycling | July 12, 2015, 4:46 p.m. (ET)

Erin Huck (R) poses with her bronze medal after the women's cross country mountain biking final at the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games on July 12, 2015 in Toronto.

Stephen Ettinger (Bozeman, Mont./Team SHO-AIR-Cannondale) and Erin Huck (Boulder, Colo./SCOTT-3Rox Racing) continued Team USA's success on Sunday after both raced to bronze medals in the mountain bike cross country finals.

Ettinger finished 1:48 off the winning pace set by Raphael Gagne (CAN) on the 31.2-kilometer course at Hardwood Mountain Bike Park. Catriel Soto (ARG) finished in second place.

In a race that was dominated early by home-country athletes Emily Batty (CAN) and Catharine Pendrel (CAN), Huck held a steady pace to secure third place on the 26-kilometer course, finishing 5:23 behind the winner.

USA Cycling athletes have now won four medals in the past two days.

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