U.S. wrestler Kyle Snyder wins gold in the men’s 97-kilogram freestyle during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro Aug. 21. He attended St. Joseph Parish in Sykesville. (CNS photo/Issei Kato, Reuters)
U.S. basketball player Carmelo Anthony competes against Servia during the gold-medal round of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro Aug. 21. He attended Towson Catholic High School in Towson. (CNS photo/Shannon Stapleton, Reuters)
The final weekend also included another gold medal for the U.S. women’s basketball team, which for the second straight Olympics included Angel McCoughtry, a graduate of St. Frances Academy in Baltimore.
Olympic swimming champion Ledecky returns home to cheering crowd