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Digest: Swimmers Snyder, Meyers win gold again at Paralympics

Digest: Swimmers Snyder, Meyers win gold again at Paralympics

Baltimore's Brad Snyder and Timonium's Becca Meyers returned to the top of the podium on Monday at the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Meyers, a Notre Dame Prep graduate, won her third gold medal of the Rio Games with a world-record time of 4 minutes, 19.59 seconds in the 400-meter S13. Ukraine's Anna Stetsenko was second in 4:24.18. Meyers previously won the 200 IM S13 and set a Paralympic record with gold in the 100 butterfly S13.

Snyder, a former Navy swim captain who was blinded while serving in Afghanistan in 2011, won his second gold in Rio, winning the men's 50 S11 freestyle in 25.57...

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