Bend's own Ashton Eaton took the Gold in London today! The Silver went to the Trey Hardee. That gives the United States the first Gold-Silver decathlon for the country since 1956.
In Bend, it was a packed crowd at the tower as local fans and friends watched a live stream of the Olympic games.
Mountain View Athletic Director, Dave Hood, called it a great for Bend, Mountain View and of course Ashton. Eaton hugged his mom right after winning.
We'll have a fuller report later - and coverage on KBND news today and tomorrow.