US picks up 2 more golds in rowing at PanAm Games

October 21, 2011 - 9:28 PM
Pan American Games Field Hockey

Delfina Merino of Argentina, left, celebrates with her teammate Luciana Paula Aymar after scoring a goal against Trinidad and Tobago in a women's field hockey match during the Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011.(AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills)

GUADALAJARA, Mexico (AP) — The United States picked up two more gold medals in rowing Wednesday at the Pan American Games.

Jennifer Goldsack won the women's single sculls before the men's eights claimed the last of the five golds available in the early session.

The U.S. leads the medals table with 26 gold and 66 medals overall. Brazil is next with 10 gold and 31 overall.

Cuba also won two gold medals in rowing, taking the titles in the men's single sculls and the men's lightweight coxless fours, while Argentina won the women's quadruple sculls.

There were 13 more gold medals on the program for Day 5 at the Pan American Games, including five in the swimming pool.