KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) -- She's her father's daughter, no doubt. U.S. skeleton racer Katie Uhlaender is tough, fearless, determined and resilient.
Just like her dad.
Sadly, she didn't realize it until he was gone.
A hard-nosed major league outfielder who raised his little girl to love baseball, Ted Uhlaender also taught Katie to work hard, dive headfirst into anything...
The public has spoken. Katie Uhlaender will be going with the larger eagle on her helmet for the women's skeleton competition at the Sochi Games.
Uhlaender had two helmets to choose from and couldn't decide which design she liked best, so she turned to Twitter. A quick search of her mentions shows the helmet with a larger eagle and stars-and-stripes motif was the popular...
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February 10, 2014
Before Lindsey Vonn, there was Picabo Street. As a 22-year-old making her Olympic debut, Street took silver in the women’s downhill at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer. And despite missing much of the 1996-97 season with a knee injury, she came back to win the super-G gold medal at the 1998 Nagano Olympics.Street retired after competing in the 2002 Olympics, but she continues...
Lindsey Vonn is out of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. She made the right move, but that doesn't make it any easier to stomach.
Olympic gold medal skier Picabo Street has joined Fox Sports as an analyst for the 2014 Winter Games from Sochi, Russia.
Fox made the announcement Monday. Street will work as an analysis during all women's and men's downhill skiing events.
Street is a two-time Olympic medalist, having won gold in the Super G at the 1998 Games in Nagano, Japan. She won silver in the downhill...
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April 08, 2013