[REAL VERSION] London 2012

REAL VERSION

Full coverage on NBC through August 12

Pa.'s Dell, U.S. Women’s Quad Win Bronze

Clearville native rows to Olympic medal in 4-women scull

By Dan Stamm
|  Wednesday, Aug 1, 2012  |  Updated 8:50 AM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Dramatic Photos: London 2012

Getty Images

The U.S. Women's Quad Scull bronze medal team of (L to R) Clearville, Pa.'s Natalie Dell, Kara Kohler, Megan Kalmoe and Adrienne Martelli.

advertisement
Photos and Videos
More Photos and Videos

Natalie Dell said she would represent all of Pennsylvania when she rowed in the Women’s Quad Sculls in London.

Well, after earning a bronze medal in the event, The Penn State grad and her teammates -- Megan Kalmoe (Wisconsin), Kara Kohler (California) and Adrienne Martelli (Washington) -- are being claimed by all Americans as our own.

The Women’s Quad held off Australia’s charge over the final 500 meters in Wednesday’s Final to finish the 2,000-meter race in a time of 6:40.63.

Ukraine won the event in 6:35.93 with Germany coming in second with a time of 6:38.09.

WATCH: Full day of rowing action

Dell, who hails from Clearville, Pa., said before the Olympics that her team had the rest of the world on notice, their bronze medal proved it.

As she received her medal Dell couldn't hold back tears as a huge smile came across her face.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
What's New
FlyeredUp: Win 2 Tickets to Flyers Playoff Game
Win two tickets to the first... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out