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Canada Wins First Two Medals at Winter Games

11 February 2018

Speaking to reporters straight after his second run, Corning said he believes his run matched those of his competitors who did qualify. I think the judges liked that. In a backcountry fall, he fractured his jaw, left arm, pelvis, multiple ribs, suffered a collapsed left lung and ruptured his spleen.

The team event wraps up Sunday night, followed by the first medal ceremony of the 2018 Olympic figure skating competition.

"I'm on the podium and I probably shouldn't even be here", McMorris said. "Do the run you know you have to do.' He went out and put it down flawlessly".

Mark McMorris of Canada reacts after seeing the results of his second run during the men’s slopestyle final. "Give him two weeks and he started moving faster". I'm just really happy that I got to land a run and I'm just really excited right now'.

Wearing the No. 6 bib, Gerard took some of the most unique lines and used the full width of the course to profile his versatility on the different features.

"It just didn't come around", he said. His clean run scored him a strong 87.16 points.

Winter Weather Advisory: Freezing Rain Possible
For instance, over Lafayette, high-resolution data suggests temperatures go above freezing between 3,000ft and 7,500ft. If you add January and February together, they say we're looking at more than twenty inches of snowfall in our region.

The start list is in reverse order of qualifying, so Parrot will go last in each of the three runs, with top score determining the victor.

Parrot landed the same trick on his third run but could only score 86.00 to finish second.

"I started feeling nervous", Gerard said.

High winds have created persistent problems for outdoor events in the opening days of the PyeongChang Games.

The 24-year-old bronze medallist from Sochi admitted that the pair push each other to greater things and will be competing hard in the final.

Team USA faced Finland in a meaningless match, however the Hamilton siblings were hoping to build on their win the day before.

Timing, totals for incoming winter storm
I believe we'll see a little bit more snow to the north during the commute, so expect delays on your way home Friday . Schools in metro Detroit are closed Friday and snow emergencies were declared in six southeastern MI counties.

Early past year Hedberg broke his neck before having surgery but it could not be determined at that stage if it was a recurrence of that injury.

"The lowest point was not being able to move really, just being super-uncomfortable", he said. As soon as the helicopter got there (90 minutes later) I went to sleep. "I'm glad I pulled through that last injury to be here because this is pretty special".

Hamelin was initially given sixth position in the men's 1,500 metre final before being disqualified.

Canadians Tyler Nicholson and Sebastien Toutant placed 7th and 11th respectively.

High winds canceled Sunday's women's slopestyle qualification round in PyeongChang. Organizers chose to schedule a two-run final instead on Monday. The teen is set to compete in Big Air, a snowboarding event making its Olympic debut at the 2018 Games.

The big air finals are set for February 23-24 at Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre.

Trump, Kim Jong Un impersonators tossed from Olympics opening ceremony
The North and South are bitter enemies and are technically at war together, having never officially ended the 1952 Korean War. The 28-year-old is a crucial part of the North's Games delegation led by Kim Yong Nam, North Korea's nominal head of state.

Canada Wins First Two Medals at Winter Games