Stories tagged: luge
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
Medal for Mazdzer: For USA Luge, silver seemed like gold
Chris Mazdzer threw a fist in the air, grabbed an American flag from the stands and let out a scream of absolute jubilation.
Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 6:12 p.m.
USA Luge’s Summer Britcher peaking as Pyeongchang Games near
Summer Britcher won gold for the U.S. in the women’s World Cup luge sprint race at Lillehammer, Norway on Sunday for her second victory on the circuit in as many …
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 10:58 p.m.
US women’s luge has a 3-medal, 1-Olympic-berth day
Erin Hamlin is going to the Olympics for the fourth and final time. Emily Sweeney is now a World Cup gold medalist. Summer Britcher won two medals in the span …
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 7:24 p.m.
German luger Tatjana Huefner beats American Erin Hamlin to win 5th world title
German luger Tatjana Huefner won the women’s singles race at the world championships on Saturday for her fifth career individual gold medal, and first in five years. Leading after the …
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 9:50 p.m.
Erin Hamlin ‘pretty stoked’ after another luge world title
When Erin Hamlin won her first world luge championship, someone in her bursting-with-pride hometown decided it would be fitting to name an ice cream sundae in her honor. Memo to …
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 6:52 p.m.
Newsmakers: Utah receiver charged with damaging police car, building
Suspended Utah receiver
Sat., Dec. 6, 2014
West first American to win World Cup luge race in nearly 18 years
Tucker West wasn’t even fast enough to qualify for last weekend’s World Cup luge opener. A week later, he was atop the podium and making history for USA Luge. West …
Fri., Feb. 14, 2014
Christensen leads sweep for U.S. For only the third time in Winter Games history, a U.S. team swept the podium. Joss Christensen led the way with an amazing performance during …
Sun., Dec. 15, 2013
In brief: Tar Heels take ugly win over Wildcats
Men’s basketball: Marcus Paige scored 21 of his 23 points in the second half and James Michael McAdoo had 20 points, helping No. 18 North Carolina beat No. 11 Kentucky …
Sat., Dec. 7, 2013
Ducks extend Blackhawks skid with shootout win
NHL: Nick Bonino and Kyle Palmieri scored in the shootout to help the Anaheim Ducks beat the Blackhawks 3-2 in Chicago Friday night, sending the defending Stanley Cup champions to …
Mon., Oct. 14, 2013
Kings shut out Panthers for third straight win
NHL: Ben Scrivens made the most of his first start in goal for the visiting Los Angeles Kings. Scrivens had 20 saves to record his third career shutout and the …