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The 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing, China are were held in February 2022. The Olympics were scheduled to include a record 109 events over 15 disciplines in seven sports. Find news and information about local Olympic athletes and Team USA right here.
Lee has also thrilled collegiate audiences with her performance on Auburn’s gymnastics team. She hasn’t yet decided whether she’ll aim for the Olympics in 2024.
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The welcome-home party will be noon-5 p.m. April 2 in Afton’s Town Square Park, rain or shine; Diggins will arrive at 1 p.m. Afton is about 25 miles east of St. Paul.
With surprise 2022 Olympic debut in her pocket, Minnesota speedskater Giorgia Birkeland sets sights on 2026
19-year-old wasn't even expecting to make 2022 Team USA squad
BEIJING (Reuters) -Beijing doused its Olympic flame on Sunday night, closing a Games that will be remembered for the extremes of its anti-COVID-19 measures and outrage over the doping scandal that enveloped 15-year-old Russian skating sensation Kamila Valieva.
The placing matches the third-best finish by an American rink in seven Olympic appearances.
Once the final seconds ticked off the clock, the Canadians celebrated, throwing their gloves in the air and mobbing each other in a scene of utter joy.
Diggins, from Afton, Minnesota, now has finished in the top eight in 11 consecutive Olympic races, including all her starts in the past two Winter Games
Slovakia pulled its goalie for an extra attacker and were rewarded with the equalizer by Marek Hrivik with 44 seconds left to force overtime.
The two superpowers have faced off in every women's Olympic gold medal game except 2006 in Turin
BEIJING — The 1.7-mile downhill course plunges through barren brown hillsides, past haggard trees and towering gray rock faces, all transformed by a coating of snow from a storm that passed through a few days earlier.
Valieva completed her triple Lutz-triple toeloop combination, but her score of 82.16 way was below the 90.18 score she got at the team event.
BEIJING — Before she stepped off the ice for the last time as a competitive ice dancer Madison Hubbell did a little twirl, soaking in the moment and the lively atmosphere at Capital Indoor Stadium.
After changing her citizenship from Canada to the US after alleging abuse from Canadian coaches, Humphries lapped the field in a wire-to-wire, four-heat victory and won with a combined time of 4:19.27 to claim her third Olympic gold medal.
Americans will play Canada for gold medal after beating Finns 4-1
Olympic athletes from our region on Twitter.