Ashe and Naomi Lose to Mexico in World Cup Bronze Match
Mexico (No 5) faces Great Britain (No 14) in the bronze medal match. Juan René SERRANO and Olympic silver medallist Aida ROMAN have placed fourth in Shanghai, while Olympian Naomi FOLKARD is shooting with 19-year-old Ashe MORGAN, for who it is the first World Cup event.
The Mexican team started shooting to the bottom right, and trailed 34-35. However Mexico came back at the halfway mark. The wind is less strong than in the morning, making it less hard for the athletes to find the 10. SERRANO scored two 10s in the third end, to help Mexico take the lead 108-105 before the last four arrows. After three hesitant arrows, SERRANO needed a final 8 to win, and he delivered! Bronze medal for Mexico the final score was 142 – 141