Michigan men, women claim three top-two finishes in Burton slopestyle

Michigan men, women claim three top-two finishes in Burton slopestyle
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By John LaConte

VAIL — After a decade of expectations forecasting him to one day be the best in the world, Kyle Mack finally reached that high platform on Friday.Competing against a tough field of 32 riders at the Burton U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships slopestyle competition, Mack, 18, landed the run of his life to claim the first big win of his career.“There were a few guys who could have topped my run,” he said after the competition was over. “I was definitely nervous watching it … All the riders here are top notch, best in the world. So it feels good.”After completing …

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