The Paralympics come to a close

The thirteenth Paralympics games came to a close today as the city of Beijing put on a magnificent display of fireworks and pageantry. Iraqi war veteran and U-S swimmer, Melissa Stockwell was named the flag bearer for the United States. She lost her left leg in a road side bomb and this was her first Paralympic experience. She competed in the 100 meter butterfly, the 100 freestyle and the 400 meter freestyle. Get the results from the last day of competition, get the final medal count, and a few more final stats from the 2008 Paralympic games.