Ligety not the only American shining in GS

Ligety not the only American shining in GS
Local News

By Melanie Wong

BEAVER CREEK — Sunday’s giant slalom race at Beaver Creek capped off a successful weekend for the men’s U.S. Ski Team. Ted Ligety kept his team and his fans biting their nails throughout the race, coming from behind to secure a victory. It was a marked change from the last few years, when he’s secured a comfortable win mostly in the first round. Ligety, who is nursing a broken hand, finished the first round in fourth place, 0.25 seconds behind the leader. “It was a mediocre run for sure,” said Ligety between rounds. “I’m used to being a lot cleaner …

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