Suni Lee’s Family Reacts To Gold Medal Win

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Published on 29 Jul 2021, 15:59
Minnesota native Sunisa Lee, also known as Suni, is just 18 years old, but the high school graduate is no stranger to facing down immense pressure.

In an already history-making Olympics, Lee's role in this year's games makes her the first Hmong American to make the U.S. Olympic team. She won gold in Thursday's individual all-around competition in women’s gymnastics.

At home in Minnesota, Lee's Hmong community, the largest in the U.S., was cheering her on.