Michigan Olympians Win Medals In Beijing

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

-- Detroit Shock guard Katie Smith played as the U.S. women's basketball won a gold medal with a 92-65 victory over Australia. Smith, who previously won gold medals in the 2000 Sydney and 2004 Athens games, took one shot in the game, a missed 3-pointer.
-- The U.S. baseball team won the bronze with a 8-4 victory over Japan. The team includes third baseman Mike Hessman and pitcher Blaine Neal, who both play for the Detroit Tigers' Triple-A affiliate, the Toledo Mud Hens.


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