United States at the 2017 World Games

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The United States competed at the 2017 World Games in Wroclaw, Poland, from 20 to 30 July 2017.[1] The U.S. received 22 medals in 19 different events.[2]

United States at the
2017 World Games
Flag of the United States.svg
IOC code USA
NOC United States Olympic Committee
Website https://theworldgames2017.com/en/
in Wroclaw, Poland
20 – 30 July 2017
Competitors 74 in 16 sports
Medals
Ranked 10th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
6 11 5 22
World Games appearances
10

Competitors[edit]

Sports Men Women Total Events
Lacrosse 0 15 15 1
Rhythmic gymnastics 0 1 1 1
Trampoline 4 4 8 6
American football 36 0 36 1
Indoor rowing 1 1 2 2
Flying disc 7 7 14 1
Total 57 31 88 12

American football[edit]

American football was an invitational event at the 2017 World Games. The United States took bronze after being defeated 14-13 by Germany in the semifinals.[3]

Gymnastics[edit]

Trampoline[edit]

Paige Howard won a gold medal in Double Mini Women.[4]

Lacrosse[edit]

The U.S. won gold in women's lacrosse, beating Canada 11-8 in the final.[5] 2017 was the first year that the World Games included any version of lacrosse.[6]

Flying disc[edit]

The U.S. defeated Colombia 13-7 in the final of Ultimate Mixed Flying Disc to earn the gold medal.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The World Games 2017 Wrocław, POL". International World Games Association. 
  2. ^ "U. S . Medals at 2017 World Games". International World Games Association. 
  3. ^ "American Football - Results Book" (PDF). International World Games Association. 
  4. ^ "Results". IWGA. 
  5. ^ "Lacrosse Women's Gold Medal Match" (PDF). International World Games Association. 
  6. ^ "Lacrosse". International World Games Association. Retrieved November 9, 2017. 
  7. ^ "Ultimate Mixed Flying Disc, Finals" (PDF). IWGA. 

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