A Miami Valley resident is bringing home a bronze medal from the Rio Olympic Games.
21-year-old Clayton Murphy of New Madison in Darke County ran the 800 meter race in one minute, 42.93 seconds Monday night.
Murphy is a 2013 graduate of Tri-village High school and ran for three seasons at Akron University.
Tri-Village Athletic Director, Brad Gray, says there was quite a celebration after Murphy’s finish in the race. Hundreds of students, teachers and residents gathered in the Tri-Village High gymnasium on Monday night to watch the race.