The plot thickens on the World Cup circuit

The plot thickens on the World Cup circuit
Local News

By Chris Freud

OK, remember when Mikaela Shiffrin started the slalom season by finishing 11th in Levi, Finland, and assorted people were freaked that something was wrong? This is why one race does not a season make. The results since Levi in slalom for Shiffrin are fifth, fourth, first and first. Through five of nine slaloms, Mikaela is all of one point behind Sweden’s Frida Hansdotter (320-319) with Slovenia’s Tina Maze (294) in third place in the race for the discipline globe. Shiffrin’s also third in giant slalom (226), well within striking distance of Austria’s Eva-Maria Brem (270) and Anna Fenninger (242). With …

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