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Lopez gets medal

Posted by Greg Lee, Globe Staff August 22, 2008 07:38 AM

Steven Lopez (Sugar Land, Texas) won the bronze medal in men's 80kg taekwondo competition at the Beijing Science and Technology University Gymnasium Friday evening. Lopez scored a 3-2 victory over Rashad Ahmadov of Azerbaijan in the bronze medal match. His medal completes a family collection of one silver and two bronze medals from the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, as brother Mark and sister Diana earned theirs in competition on Thursday

Look for contributions from the following Globe Staffers in Beijing:

  • John Powers
  • Shira Springer
  • Bob Ryan
  • Marc J. Spears
  • Gregory Lee
  • Scott LaPierre
  • Patricia Wen