Cyclist brings home bronze medal at world championship
Penn State Lehigh Valley freshman Matt Baranoski, of Perkasie, Pa., earned a bronze medal in the kilometer race at the Junior Track World Championships held in Moscow, Russia, from Aug. 17-21. His third place finish marked just the second time Baranoski has competed in this event in his career, and was the first medal for the USA Cycling contingent at the 2011 competition.
Baranoski also had a strong seventh place finish in both the men's sprint event and the men's keirin.
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