Friday, Jan. 17


Luge competition kicked off with day one consisting of women’s singles and men’s doubles events. In the women’s singles competition, Team USA’s McKenna Mazlo completed the first run in 56.045 seconds for 14th place, and combined that with a second run time of 56.047 seconds to finish 15th overall (1:52.092). In the men’s doubles event, Sam Day and Sam Eckert raced their first run in a time of 55.624 for fifth place, while their second run notched a time of 58.233 for a combined time of 1:53.857 to finish eighth overall.