Kayla Harrison wins gold in judo

Updated: October 28, 2011, 10:04 AM ET
Associated Press

GUADALAJARA, Mexico -- After losing her world judo title in August, Kayla Harrison was ready for a fight.

She got three of them on Thursday at the Pan American Games, and she won them all.

"You need to go out there and know that you want to win more than the other person," said Harrison, who won the gold medal in judo's under-78 kilogram category. "It's good to show everyone you are the top dog."

The 21-year-old Harrison is the second-ranked judoka in the world. She won ...

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