Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Tag: Winter Olympics

Mikaela Shiffrin wins second consecutive World Cup title

Mikaela Shiffrin secured her first place World Cup spot on Friday for the second year in a row.

GALLERY: Colorado Olympians bring home the hardware

Seven athletes who call Colorado "home" brought home a total of eight medals at the 2018 Winter Olympics, including two by alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin.

Mirai Nagasu, once an Avs’ ‘Ice Girl’ to make ends meet,...

Mirai Nagasu fully intends to attempt -- and land -- the triple axel once again in the ladies' free skating event. She's the only skater that's daring to take on the challenge.

Ferreira’s three gems earn silver as fellow American Wise defends halfpipe...

Wise, Ferreira's roommate in PyeongChang, crashed on his first two runs, betrayed by bindings that separated from his skis, but dazzled with a final run of 97.20 to give the pair -- and Team USA -- a 1-2 finish.

Alice McKennis overcomes years of injuries to finish 5th in Olympic...

The 2018 Winter Games marked a successful return from injury for two marquee U.S. women's alpine skiers.

Troy Terry gets his shootout chance; U.S. falls to Czech Republic...

Terry, a shootout hero for the U.S. in the World Junior Championships, was denied in the Olympic quarterfinal.

Lindsey Vonn bids emotional farewell to Olympic downhill with bronze medal

Lindsey Vonn earned her third Olympic medal, a bronze, in what she announced live would be her final Olympic downhill.

USA’s Elana Meyers Taylor and Lauren Gibbs are halfway to a...

Through two heats at the Olympic Sliding Centre, Meyers Taylor and Gibbs, are in second place in the cumulative standings.

Colorado trio claims top three qualifying spots in men’s ski halfpipe

Crested Butte's Aaron Blunck, the reigning world champion, was the top qualifier in the men's ski halfpipe competition. Three Coloradans sit atop the leaderboard.

Troy Terry shines again as U.S. advances (and Denver-St. Cloud showdown...

Troy Terry had three assists on Team USA's first three goals in a 5-1 win against Slovakia that advances the Americans into the quarterfinals.