Thomas Hong (front) competes at the ISU Four Continents Short Track Speed Skating Championships on Jan. 12, 2020 in Montreal, Canada.
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Ted Ligety took seventh in giant slalom at the world cup in Adelboden, Switzerland.
Kaillie Humphries and Lauren Gibbs placed fourth at the world cup in La Plagne, France.
Sophie Caldwell clinched fourth in sprint and the women’s sprint team of Julia Kern and Caldwell finished fifth at the world cup in Dresden, Germany.
Lee Kiefer was the first American fencer to qualify for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, clinching bronze in foil as Team USA had three additional top-five finishes at the world cup in Paris, and Kelley Hurley took sixth in epee at the world cup in Havana, Cuba.
Cody Laplante clinched third, Marin Hamill captured fourth and Team USA had two additional top-10 finishes at the world cup in Font Romeu, France.
Highlighted by Liana Mutia taking first in F-63, Team USA had six additional top-three finishes at the PanAm in Montreal.
Sakura Kokumai grabbed third in kata, Dany Cabello (-60 kg.) clinched third in kumite and Team USA had five additional top-10 finishes at the tournament in Santiago, Chile.
Summer Britcher grabbed eighth at the world cup in Altenberg, Germany.
Para Alpine Skiing:
Highlighted by Laurie Stephens earning five medals in sitting, Team USA had 10 additional top-10 finishes at the world cup in Veysonnaz, Switzerland.
Short Track Speedskating:
Maame Biney and Thomas Hong clinched third in the 1,500-meter and the men’s 4x500 relay team grabbed third at the four continents championships in Montreal.
Also This Week:
- Skeleton athletes Megan Henry and Savannah Graybill finished 11th and 14th at the world cup in La Plagne, France, while Kristen Hurley took 15th at the Europe Cup in Innsbruck, Austria.
- Susan Dunklee placed 14th in the biathlon 7.5-kilometer sprint at the world cup in Oberhof, Germany.
- U.S. squash athletes Sabrina Sobhy and Olivia Blatchford Clyne moved onto the round of 16 at the tournament of champions which continues until Jan. 17 in New York.
- Para Nordic skiing sitting athletes Oksana Masters and Kendall Gretsch grabbed gold and bronze while Team USA had three additional top-10 finishes at the world cup in Dresden, Germany, which continues until Jan. 19 in Altenberg, Germany.
Team USA Broadcast Schedule:
|1/14||8 p.m.||Youth Olympic Games||Olympic Channel|
|1/15||2 a.m.||Biathlon||IBU Biathlon World Cup||NBCSN|
|1/16||8:30 p.m.||Swimming||TYR Pro Swim Series||NBCSN|
|1/16||10 p.m.||Snowboarding||FIS Snowboarding World Cup||NBCSN|
|1/16||11 p.m.||Curling||United States v. Scotland||NBCSN|
|1/17||1 a.m.||Biathlon||IBU Biathlon World Cup||NBSN|
|1/17||8:30 p.m.||Swimming||TYR Pro Swim Series||NBCSN|
|1/17||10 p.m.||Alpine Skiing||FIS Cross-Country Skiing World Cup||NBCSN|
|2020 Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions||NBC|
|1/18||5 p.m.||Alpine Skiing||FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup||NBC|
|1/18||8 p.m.||Luge||FIL Luge World Cup||NBCSN|
|1/18||9 p.m.||Biathlon||IBU Biathlon World Cup||NBCSN|
|1/18||10 p.m.||Alpine Skiing||FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup||NBCSN|
|1/19||12 a.m.||Bobsled and Skeleton||IBSF Bobsled and Skeleton World Cup||NBCSN|
|1/19||3 p.m.||Golf||2020 Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions||NBC|
|1/19||5 p.m.||Alpine Skiing||FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup||NBC|
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