Juniors off to a strong start in Altenberg

Dec. 13, 2019, 9:20 a.m. (ET)

USA Luge is off to a strong start at the Junior World Cup competition in Altenberg,Germany.

Zack DiGregorio took second in the men's competition, with Ian Smith in sixth, Sean Hollander in 11th and Keaton Jens in 12th.

In the doubles competition, Dana Kellogg and Duncan Segger took the bronze, with teammates Sean Hollander and Michael O'Gara in 8th.

In the Junior Women's division, Sophia Kirkby was 15th and Chevonne Forgan was 20th.

The team competition saw DiGregorio, Forgan, and Kellogg/Segger join forces to grab a silver medal.

This page will be updated throughout the three days of competition.Live coverage begins at 2:30 AM ET here: https://wia-altenberg.de/livestream/


Below is an an interview with USA Luge Junior National Team Coach Robert Fegg after the first day of competition.


Photos courtesy of Sandro Halank