The Best Photos From The PyeongChang Paralympics: March 12

March 12, 2018, 9:49 a.m. (ET)

On the third day of competition at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, Team USA athletes competed in Nordic skiing and sled hockey, and kicked off action in snowboarding. In snowboardcross, Team USA dominated across the board, winning six medals: Brenna Huckaby and Mike Schultz earned gold, Amy Purdy and Keith Gabel silver, and Noah Elliott and Mike Minor bronze. Athletes were back in action in cross-country skiing, with Jake Adicoff and guide Sawyer Kesselheim taking fifth place. And in sled hockey, Team USA earned its second consecutive 10-0 victory.

 

1) Mike Minor, Snowboarding
Mike Minor competes in men's SB-UL snowboardcross at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

2) Mia Zutter and Kristina Trygstad-Saari, Nordic Skiing
Mia Zutter and guide Kristina Trygstad-Saari compete in the women's visually impaired cross-country 15-kilometer at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

3) Grace Miller, Nordic Skiing
Grace Miller competes in the women's standing cross-country 15-kilometer at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

4) Keith Gabel, Snowboarding
Keith Gabel competes in the men's SB-LL2 snowboardcross at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

5) Jake Adicoff and Sawyer Kesselheim, Nordic Skiing
Jake Adicoff and guide Sawyer Kesselheim compete in the men's cross-country visually impaired 20-kilometer at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

6) Brenna Huckaby, Snowboarding
Brenna Huckaby reacts to winning the women's SB-LL1 snowboardcross at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

7) Mike Minor, Snowboarding
Mike Minor reacts to winning the men's SB-UL at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

8) Amy Purdy, Snowboarding
Amy Purdy competes in the women's SB-LL1 snowboardcross at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

9) James Sides, Snowboarding
James Sides competes in the men's SB-UL snowboardcross at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

10) U.S. Sled Hockey Team
The U.S. sled hockey team celebrates victory over the Czech Republic at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea.

 

11) Steve Cash, Sled Hockey
Steve Cash competes against the Czech Republic at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea.

 

12) Josh Pauls, Sled Hockey
Josh Pauls (R) shoots against the Czech Republic at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea.

 

13) Grace Miller, Nordic Skiing
Grace Miller competes in the women's standing cross-country 15-kilometer at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

14) Keith Gabel, Snowboarding
Keith Gabel celebrates during the medal ceremony for men's SB-LL2 snowboardcross at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

15) Mike Schultz, Snowboarding
Mike Schultz celebrates during the medal ceremony for men's SB-LL1 snowboardcross at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

 

16) Amy Purdy and Brenna Huckaby, Snowboarding
Amy Purdy (L) and Brenna Huckaby celebrate during the medal ceremony for women's SB-LL1 snowboardcross at the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on March 12, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.