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American Bade finishes fifth in trap

Updated: August 21, 2004, 8:59 AM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- Olena Kostevych needed an extra shot to win her gold medal. Russia's Alexei Alipov ended the suspense early in his victory.

Alipov missed just one target in two days, finishing with a perfect final round on a blustery Sunday to win the gold in trap shooting and tie two Olympic records.

"The final was difficult,'' he said. "The other shooters missed some shots due to the wind. But I didn't worry about it.''

Kostevych, from Ukraine, won the gold medal ...

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