“For it to occur and for us to be on this second, with this medal, it’s such an unimaginable feeling.”
American Brooke Andersen received the gold with a toss of 78.96 on her ultimate throw. Janee Kassanavoid of the U.S. threw 74.86 to say bronze.
Jillian Weir of Kingston, Ont., was fifth with a throw of 72.41.
Rogers’ medal comes amid a breakout season for the Canadian, who shattered her personal nationwide and U.S. collegiate data with a throw of 77.67 on the NCAA championships on the identical Hayward Area stadium final month. She’s received three NCAA titles for Cal-Berkley.