St. Cloud native Alise Post was named to the U.S. Olympic team on Sunday after earning a bronze medal at the International Cycling Union’s BMX world championships in Medellin, Colombia.

Post finished in 42.861 seconds, 1.476 seconds behind five-time world champ Mariana Pajon of Colombia. Australia’s Caroline Buchanan was second. Post, 25, finished on the world championships podium for the third time.

Post was 12th in women’s BMX at the 2012 Olympics.


• A franchise-record announced crowd of 10,443 watched the Saints top the Kansas City T-Bones 4-1 at CHS Field behind Mark Hamburger’s six-hitter.

• Josh Gaworksi scattered four hits and struck out 10 for Century College in its 5-2 victory over Waubonsee at the NJCAA Division III World Series in Kinston, N.C. Century will play in the third round at 3 p.m. Monday.


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