August 03, 2015 | Updated: January 29, 2019

By Steve Helm

Track & field athlete Ashley Billard (Houston, Texas): 

Gold medal in the 1500m run (Time - 07:47.40)

Bronze medal in the 800m run (Time - 03:44.74)

Bronze medal in the 4x100m relay (Time - 01:18.49)


Kayaker Matt Hernandez (Mesquite, Texas):

Silver medal in 500m race - singles (Time - 04:12.72)

4th Place Ribbon in 200m race - singles (Time - 01:38.04)


Special Olympics USA Women's Basketball (Richardson Roadrunners):

Silver medal vs. Spain


July 29 - vs. Spain (W, 14-13)

July 29 - vs. France (W, 19-7)

July 30 - vs. France (W, 22-10)

July 31 - vs. Spain (L, 24-20) - Silver medal


Sailor Jessie Kuykendall (League City, Texas)  - 5th Place Ribbon (Score - 37.00) 

Received participation medal for being involved in a Unified Sport experience.

Sailor Robert Lord (Webster, Texas)  - 5th Place Ribbon (Score - 37.00)
Received participation medal for being involved in a Unified Sport experience.

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