2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

 

  • Ringsred's Third Time is a Charm at Olympics

    Wednesday, Jan 8 at 9:32 PM

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- It may have taken Duluth native Anna Ringsred three attempts to qualify for the Winter Games, but in less than a month, she'll make her Olympic debut in speedskating at the Sochi Games.

  • UMD's Stalder Named to Swiss Olympic Team

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) freshman defenseman Lara Stalder has been named to the final women's hockey roster for Team Switzerland ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, it was announced on Tuesday.

  • CSS' Waidacher Makes Swiss Olympic Team

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- St. Scholastica junior forward Nina Waidacher has been named to the final women's hockey roster for Team Switzerland ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, it was officially announced on Tuesday.

  • Wild's Koivu, Granlund Named to Team Finland

    St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) ---- Minnesota Wild forward Mikko Koivu and Mikael Granlund were named to Finland's roster on Tuesday for the Sochi Olympics, joining Zach Parise, Ryan Suter, and Nino Niederreiter as players headed to the Games.

  • Minn. Native Vonn Out for the Sochi Games

    (NNCNOW.com) --- U.S. ski team member Lindsey Vonn announced on Tuesday via Twitter that she will not compete in the 2014 Sochi Olympics after re-injuring her right knee on Dec. 21 in Val d' Isere, France.

  • Duluth's Ringsred Talks of Olympic Journey

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Anna Ringsred needed three tries to make the United States Olympic speedskating team, but the Duluth, Minn. native says it's the two times she failed that helped make her success that much sweeter.

  • Duluthian Ringsred Makes Olympic Speedskating Team

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Duluth native Anna Ringsred was named to the U.S Olympic speedskating team for the long track, after finishing second last Friday in the 3,000 meters at the Olympic trails in Kearns, Utah.

  • Ex-Bulldogs Chu, Faulk Land on Team USA

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth assistant coach Julie Chu and ex-Bulldog defenseman Justin Faulk have both landed a spot on the 2014 Team USA Olympic Team, it was announced on Wednesday.

  • Saints' Coach Salmela Preps for Sochi Games

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- While he's spent the past eight years building the St. Scholastica nordic ski team from the ground up, head coach Chad Salmela, but every four years he finds himself on a bigger state in the Olympic Games.

  • UMD's Villila Makes Finland Olympic Team

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) junior defenseman Tea Villila has been named to the final women's hockey roster for Team Finland ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, she was informed on Wednesday morning.