Theis, Bollin welcome Olympic medalist at Capitol

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Lana Theis and Rep. Ann Bollin welcomed Olympic Bronze Medalist Myles Amine, of Brighton, to the state Capitol on Wednesday.

Amine, who is originally from Dearborn and competed at the University of Michigan, earned the nation of San Marino its first Olympic medal in freestyle wrestling at the recent Tokyo games. He is also the first Michigan Wolverine to earn an Olympic medal in freestyle wrestling.

Marino, who was presented a special tribute for his accomplishments, is pictured with Theis (left), his mother, Marcy, and Bollin (right).