2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

 

  • Duluth Olympian Visits Old Elementary School

    Thursday, Apr 17 at 6:02 PM

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- It was a welcome home of a couple kinds on Thursday morning for Duluth, Minn. native Anna Ringsred --- she's back in town for the first time since competing at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, and she was speaking at her old elementary school.

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

    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.

  • Ex-Bulldog Faulk Makes Olympic Debut in Loss

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) defenseman Justin Faulk made his Olympic debut on Friday morning, playing for the United States in a 1-0 semifinal loss to Canada at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

  • U.S. Loses Two-Goal Lead, Canada Claims Gold

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- The United States women's hockey team led by two goals with less than 3:30 left in regulation before Canada tied it up and won in overtime 3-2 for its fourth consecutive gold-medal at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

  • Stalder, Waidacher Win Olympic Bronze Medal

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) freshman defenseman Lara Stalder and St. Scholastica junior forward Nina Waidacher won an Olympic bronze medal on Thursday morning, each part of the Switzerland women's hockey team that got a 4-3 win over Sweden at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

  • Parise, Suter Help U.S Advance to Semis

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise scored a goal and his teammate Ryan Suter added three assists as the U.S. men's hockey team cruised past the Czech Republic 5-2 on Wednesday to advance to the semifinals.

  • Villila, Finland Beat Out Russia for Fifth at Sochi

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Current University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) defenseman Tea Villila and Team Finland shutout Russia on Tuesday morning 4-0 en route to clinching fifth place in women's hockey at the Sochi Winter Olympics.

  • Ex-'Dog Harss, Germany Take 7th Place

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) goaltender Jennifer Harss and the German women's hockey team ousted Japan 3-2 on Tuesday to claim seventh place at the Sochi Winter Olympics.

  • Five UMD Connections to USA-Canada Final

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- There will be five connections to the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) on Thursday morning when the United States plays Canada for the gold medal in women's hockey at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

  • U.S. Men's Curling Loses to SUI, Finishes Ninth

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Chisholm, Minn. native John Shuster and the United States men's curling team dropped its final qualification match 6-3 to Switzerland on Monday morning, meaning the Americans will finish in ninth place at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.