Georgia Gould

Let the Games finally begin

Let the Games finally begin

The Summer Games may be winding down, but for two Maryland Olympians, they're just beginning: Georgia Gould is a top contender for the mountain bicycling race on Saturday while Suzanne Stettinius will compete in the very final event, modern pentathlon on Sunday.

"At first I was upset being last," Stettinius, 24, of Parkton said Friday from her room in the athletes village. "But now, a lot of people are finished. It's over for them, but I still have my chance. I'm kind of enjoying being last."

Stettinius' parents, William and Ava, whom she lives with on a horse farm just below the Pennsylvania border, arrived Friday. Along with her four siblings,...