Team USA continued racking up its medal count on Tuesday. In the men’s 77kg weight category, Angelo Bianco and Harrison Maurus earned medals.
Bianco went 2-for-3 in the snatch finishing with 145kg, good for 4th. He would come back in the clean and jerk going 3-for-3 and earning a silver medal with a 188kg lift. His 333kg total would be good another silver. It was also a lifetime PR.
Maurus, competing in his first senior international competition, also walked away with a medal. After a 142kg snatch, Maurus hit a 186kg clean and jerk to earn a bronze medal for the lift. He would take 5th in the total.