Local Olympian To Be Honored By Flint Community SchoolsThe Flint Community Schools will honor 17-year-old Olympic boxing gold medalist Claressa Shields at a celebration Sept. 15.
Olympic Boxing Champion, 17, Gets Capitol Welcome Olympic boxing gold medalist Claressa Shields remains in the spotlight Wednesday, when state legislators welcome her to the Michigan Capitol.
17-Year-Old Olympic Gold Medal Winner: "I Can't Believe It" Flint native Claressa Shields returned home to a cheering crowd after becoming the first female middleweight gold medalist at the Olympic games in London.
Claressa Shields Is Olympic ChampionFlint's Claressa Shields won the Olympic gold medal Thursday, capping her swift rise to the top of women's boxing with a 19-12 victory over Russia's Nadezda Torlopova.
Fans Celebrate Flint Teen's Olympic Boxing Semifinals WinBoxing fans in Flint have something to celebrate, after 17-year-old local Claressa Shields won her bout in the Olympic Boxing semifinals.