Team USA Skates Past Villila, Team Finland

By KBJR News 1

Team USA Skates Past Villila, Team Finland

February 8, 2014 Updated Feb 8, 2014 at 7:42 PM CDT

Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) assistant coach Julie Chu made her fourth appearance in the Winter Games on Saturday as Team USA defeated current UMD defenseman Tea Villila and Team Finland.

The Americans outshot the Fins 43-15 en route to winning 3-1 in the opening round of the Sochi Winter Games.

Villila made her Olympic debut with Finland and racked up more than 12 minutes of ice-time.

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