Harrison wins first ever judo gold for U.S. after overcoming sexual abuse
LONDON — Kayla Harrison is a blond-haired, blue-eyed vision of strength. And it’s not just because of way she tossed around Great Britain’s Gemma Gibbons on Thursday afternoon to capture Team USA’s first Olympic gold medal ever in the sport of judo. Read more from DMN sports reporter Kate Hairopoulus.
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