Hammer throwers continue US dominance at world championships

  • Gold medalist Brooke Andersen, of the United States, center, stands with silver medalist Camryn Rogers, of Canada, right, and bronze medalist Janee’ Kassanavoid, of the United States, after the women’s hammer throw final at the World Athletics Championships on Sunday in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

EUGENE, Ore. — Hammer throwers Brooke Andersen and Janee’ Kassanavoid extended America’s roll on home turf Sunday, taking gold and bronze medals at the world championships a day after the U.S. sweep in the men’s 100 meters.