Mensah-Stock 1st first Black U.S. woman wrestler to win gold

Associated Press The United States' Tamyra Marianna Stock Mensah celebrates on the podium Tuesday during the medal ceremony for the women's 68kg Freestyle wrestling at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Chiba, Japan.

CHIBA, Japan — As Tamyra Mensah-Stock celebrated winning her Olympic gold medal, she hoped her victory would encourage Black girls in the United States to consider wrestling.