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N. Ky girl claims four medals in the 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Danielle Blakeney pre-awards (Source: Mark Buerger) Danielle Blakeney pre-awards (Source: Mark Buerger)
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A Northern Kentucky girl claimed four medals, including two gold medals, in rhythmic gymnastics at the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles.

Danielle Blakeney, of Erlanger, won gold with scores of 10.274 (ball) and 35.904 (all-around).

It was the second consecutive all-around rhythmic gymnastics gold medal for Blakeney at the World Summer Games.  She won all-around at the 2011 Games in Athens, Greece.

Blakeney also claimed a silver medal (ribbon), bronze medal (clubs) and fifth place (hoop). 

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