WASHINGTON – The 2012 Paralympics in London are over and the medals awarded. So how did our Locals in London do?
Kari Miller, Washington, D.C., sitting volleyball
Miller and her team scored a silver medal, losing only to China – a team that’s won every gold medal since women’s sitting volleyball was introduced in 2004.
Read more about Miller’s experience.
Rob Jones, Lovettsville, Va., rowing
Jones came away from the Games with a bronze medal in the mixed double sculls event.
Check out the rest of his stats here.
Clark Rachfal Annapolis, Md., tandem cyclist
There weren’t any medals for Rachfal this time around.
Jessica Long, Baltimore, Md., swimming
Long had an impressive haul from the 2012 Paralympics. She takes home five gold, two silver and a bronze.
Read more here about the Locals in London and their journey to the Games.
WTOP’s Rob Woodfork contributed to this report. Follow WTOP Sports on Twitter.
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