Vercruyssen earns bronze medal

MEXICO (HawaiiNewsNow) - Roosevelt High School grad, Nani Vercruyssen won a bronze medal at the Pan-Am Cup in Mexico.

She's now qualified for next year's Pan-Am games, also in Mexico.

The Kapiolani Community College freshman placed third behind Olympic silver medalists Karen cockburn and Rosannagh MacLennan.

Vercruyssen helped the U.S. women's team finish second behind Canada.

Copyright 2010 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.