Ex-UMD Asst. Coach Chu to Carry U.S. Flag

By KBJR News 1

Ex-UMD Asst. Coach Chu to Carry U.S. Flag

February 21, 2014 Updated Feb 21, 2014 at 5:53 PM CDT

Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) assistant women's hockey coach Julie Chu will carry the flag for the United States in the closing ceremonies at the Sochi Game on Sunday; the U.S. Olympic Committee announced on Friday.

Chu helped the U.S. women's hockey team to a silver medal on Thursday in her fourth Olympic games. She now has three silvers and a bronze.

The 31-year-old spent three seasons coaching with the Bulldogs before signing on as an assistant at Union College.

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