SWIMMING: Alia wins silver at PanAm Games
Jamaica's Alia Atkinson a short while ago won a silver medal in the women's 100m Breastroke Final A at the 2015 Pan American Games in Canada.
It is the first medal for Jamaica at the games.
Alia, who led for most of the race, swam 1:06:59.
She was beaten into second by American Katie Meili, who posted 1:06:26.
Bronze went to Rachel Nicol of Canada who did 1:07.91.
Earlier this evening, Timothy Wynter placed fifth in the men's Backstroke B Final.
That race was won by Armando Barrera of Cuba in 56.14.