Saturday, February 17, 2018


Eagle-Vail’s Shiffrin strikes gold in giant slalom in 2018 Olympic debut

Shiffrin improved upon her first run by a whopping 1.62 seconds, putting up an impressive 2:20.02 total, 0.39 seconds faster than silver medalist Ragnhild Mowinckel of Norway to claim the Olympic crown.

U.S. Nordic combined team could see noticeable improvements as Games continue

The Fletcher brothers and first-time Olympians Ben Loomis and Jasper Good will try to rebound after sub-par performances in the first individual event.

USA men’s hockey in a hole after Slovenia loss; Troy Terry’s line gives reason...

The U.S. blew a two-goal, third-period lead against Slovenia to open Olympic play in PyeongChang.



Colorado’s Uhlaender races for a medal; skeleton’s integrity in PyeongChang

Uhlaender is using the court's disappointing decision as an inspiration -- now, she's racing for not only herself, but for the integrity of her sport and the Olympic movement at large.

Jake Pates finishes 8th in men’s snowboard halfpipe finals, White wins third gold

The 19-year-old Pates put together a solid second run in the best-of-three finals format to cap his first Winter Olympics appearance.

Lakewood’s Nicole Hensley shuts out O.A.R. as U.S. women’s hockey cruises to victory

Nicole Hensley was a perfect 13-for-13 on shots faced in her Olympic debut, helping defeat the Olympic Athletes from Russia.

Jake Pates can continue the U.S. snowboarding teenage dream in 2018 Winter Olympics

Two teenage U.S. snowboarders have already claimed gold medals in PyeongChang. Eagle's Jake Pates could make it three.

Steamboat’s Jasper Good sacrificed a ‘normal’ life to reach the Olympic stage

Good's constant preparation, training, and commitment to his sport have changed his daily life and his yearly routines.

Arielle Gold gets Olympic redemption with bronze medal in PyeongChang

Gold dislocated a shoulder during the training runs at the 2014 Sochi Games and had to wait four years before she could again chase Olympic hardware.

In “special’ Steamboat Springs, Mick Dierdorff goes from house framer to Olympian

Mick Dierdorff gives his all in whatever he is doing, whether it's snowboard cross, outdoor sports, or framing houses.

Winter Olympics keep the home fires burning, especially in Colorado

Colorado and Ohio were both quick to claim Red Gerard as "theirs" after the 17-year-old claimed the first U.S. gold medal of the 2018 Winter Olympics.

With skeleton training runs underway, Katie Uhlaender looking strong

Uhlaender dives head first into her third Olympics and is showing signs of putting down a medal winning run at this years games

Arielle Gold has to go big to grab gold in PyeongChang

Chole Kim is the woman to beat in halfpipe, but Steamboat's Arielle Gold is one of the few snowboarders with the raw talent to knock off the world No. 1 at the Olympics.