senior Bridgette Caquatto posting the best score of the competition on the uneven bars, the U.S. women won the team gymnastics gold medal at the
Monday in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Team USA had 219.750 points to 217.450 for silver medalist Canada.
Caquatto, 17, competed in all four disciplines for a U.S. squad that included 2008 Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson.
"We worked 24/7 for this moment, and the moment feels better than we even thought it would," Caquatto said about being Pan Am champion.