Doherty wins silver

by Tony on March 5, 2014

18-year-old Conway Olympian Sean Doherty has won another medal at the IBU Biathlon World Championships in Presque Isle, Maine.

After winning two gold medals in weekend competition in the youth men’s sprint and pursuit races, the Portland Press Herald reports Doherty won a silver medal Tuesday in the final individual race, finishing just 6.3 seconds behind winner Yaroslav Kostyukov of Russia.

The Press Herald says the difference tTuesday was in the shooting, with Kostyukov missing only two shots, while Doherty missed four targets out of 20.