|McPherson wins bronze in London|
|Friday, 10 August 2012 13:43|
Paige McPherson of Sturgis won the bronze medal in womens 67kg Taekwondo at the Summer Olympics in London Friday. McPherson beat Anic Franka of Slovenia 8-3 to win the bronze medal. Earlier in the repechage round, McPherson defeated Andrea St. Bernard of Grenada 15-2 to stay alive. McPherson opened the competition with a 5-1 win over Sarah Stevenson of Great Britain. McPherson then lost to Tator Nur of Turkey 6-1, forcing her to win two straight matches to win the bronze medal.