Kotsenburg wins slopestyle, 1st gold in Olympics

by WILL GRAVES, Associated Press - 8 February 2014 05:06-05:00

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Sage Kotsenburg of the United States won the first gold medal of the 2014 Olympics on Saturday, soaring to victory in the men's snowboarding slopestyle final.
Kotsenburg had a score of 93.50 to edge Staale Sandbech of Norway. Mark McMorris of Canada, who barely made the finals, took bronze.
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