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Tenn. retriever team wins gold

Updated: April 4, 2005, 5:14 PM ET
ESPN Outdoors Communications — July 7, 2004

MADISON, Wis. — J. Paul Jackson didn't give his Labrador retriever its name, but he helped the canine live up to it during Wednesday's final round in the retriever trials of the ESPN Great Outdoor Games presented by Dodge.

Achilles, who earned the name of the mythic Greek hero after injuring his left hind leg as a puppy, turned in the best run of the retriever trials to grab the first gold medal awarded at Great Outdoor Games V.

"I'm so, so pumped," said Jackson, a registered ...

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