2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

 

  • Winberg's Late Goal Not Enough as Sweden Falls

    Thursday, Feb 13 at 3:30 PM

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) standout Pernilla Winberg scored late in the third period to bring Sweden within a goal but Russia hung on down the stretch to oust the Swedes 3-1 on Thursday.

  • Duluth's Shuster Rink Falls to Great Britain

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Chisholm, Minn. native John Shuster and the United States men's curling team fell to Great Britain 5-3 on Thursday to drop to 1-3 in the nine-match round-robin portion of the Sochi Games.

  • U.S. Routs Slovakia With Six-Goal 2nd Period

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- The U.S. men's hockey team led 1-0 after the first period in their Sochi debut before reeling off six goals in the second period to rout Slovakia 7-1 on Thursday in preliminary-round play at the Olympics.

  • Duluth's Shuster Rink Wins First Match in Sochi

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Chisholm, Minn. native John Shuster and the United States men's curling team won its first match of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games on Wednesday morning, defeating Denmark by a 9-5 final score.

  • Villila, Finland Top Switzerland in Olympics

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Current University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) junior Tea Villila and the Finland women's hockey team beat Switzerland 4-3 in overtime on Thursday morning at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, marking the Finns' first win of the Games.

  • Canada Tops USA to Close Qualifying

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- The Canadian women's hockey team, captained by former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) star Caroline Ouellette, beat the United States 3-2 on Wednesday morning in what was an expected preview of the gold medal game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

  • Duluth's Shuster Rink Drops to 0-2 at Olympics

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Chisholm, Minn. native John Shuster and the United States men's curling team fell 9-4 to China on Tuesday morning to fall to 0-2 in the nine-match round-robin portion of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

  • Martin Posts a Shutout, Germany Beats Sweden

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) goaltender Kim Martin Hasson stopped all 21 shots she faced against Germany as Team Sweden shutout the Germans 4-0 on Tuesday at the 2014 Sochi Winter Games.

  • Ex-'Dog Vafina Scores Game-Winning Goal

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) standout Aleksandra Vafina scored the game-winning goal for Russia on Tuesday in their 2-1 win over Japan at Shayba Arena in the 2014 Sochi Winter Games.

  • Duluth's Shuster Rink Falls in Olympic Opener

    Sochi, Russia (NNCNOW.com) --- Chisholm, Minn. native John Shuster and the United States men's curling team fell 7-4 on Monday morning to Norway in the Americans' opening qualification match of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.