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  1. Hong, Pivirotto, Kooreman claim final Olympic spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... (2) celebrates with coach Linlin Sun after winning the women's 1000-meter A final race during the U.S. Olympic short track speedskating trials Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, in Kearns, Utah. (AP Photo, Rick Bowmer) Kruger scored 5,440 points over three days ...

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  2. U.S. Olympic short track team finalized in nail-biting, unpredictable final day of trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Jessica Kooreman slammed into the pads that surround the short track rink at the Utah Olympic Oval and immediately looked up to see the face of her coach. "Linlin Sun was yelling at me to get to the line," said Kooreman, who was the last skater to qualify for the 2018 U.S. Olympic short track team Sunday afternoon at the Utah Olympic Park.

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  3. Washington area's Maame Biney, Thomas Hong qualify for PyeongChang GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Maame Biney, a 17-year-old from Reston, is the first black woman to make the American Olympic speedskating team. Maame Biney was born in Ghana and Thomas Hong in South Korea.

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  4. Hong, Pivirotto, Kooreman claim final Olympic spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    Thomas Hong, Ryan Pivirotto and Jessica Kooreman claimed the final three Olympic team spots at the U.S. short track speedskating trials on Sunday. Hong and Pivirotto are first-time Olympians.

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  5. U.S. speedskating team set for Pyeongchang OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune Jessica Kooreman, USA, skates in the in the Ladies World Cup1500 M finals, at the Olympic Oval in Kearns, Saturday, November 12, 2016. Kearns a As she prepared for the final day of trials at the Utah Olympic Oval, Jessica Kooreman had to wonder.

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  6. The Mapperley speed skater is dreaming of success in PyongChangRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    Josh Cheetham is still pinching himself that in just a few weeks' time he'll be representing Team GB at the Winter Olympics in PyongChang . The 25-year-old from Mapperley was this week selected as part of the Nottingham-based GB short track speed skating team that will take part in the games in South Korea in February.

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  7. Maame Biney becomes first African-American to make U.S. Olympic Speedskating teamRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... I made my epic fall, so, yeah, you're welcome." Biney was a strong favorite to make the three-woman U.S. Olympic Short Track Speedskating Team heading into the trials. She first made a name for herself in the sport last season when she won bronze in ...

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  8. This Teen Just Become The First Black Woman To Make An Olympic Speedskating TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Essence Magazine

    A 17-year-old Virginia teen just became the first black woman to qualify for a U.S. Olympic speedskating team. Maame Biney qualified with a pair of victories in the 500 meters at the short track trials Saturday, according to USA Today .

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  9. Maame Biney Becomes The First Black Woman To Qualify For Olympic Speedskating TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NewsOne

    As the year winds down, the #BlackGirlMagic continues to prevail. Maame Biney made history as the first Black woman to make the U.S. Olympic speedskating team, NBC News reported.

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  10. Elise Christie: All you need to know about the BBC Sports Personality of the Year contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    Elise Christie will head to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang as Great Britain's biggest hope for a gold medal. Before that, she will hope to be named BBC Sports Personality of the Year at a lavish ceremony in Liverpool.

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  11. Biney is 1st black woman to make speedskating teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Maame Biney became the first black woman to qualify for a U.S. Olympic speedskating team with a pair of victories in the 500 meters. The 17-year-old native of Ghana cruised to victory in the first 500 final at the short track trials on Saturday, beating Olympians Lana Gehring, Jessica Kooreman and Katherine Reutter-Adamek.

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  12. Short-track speedskaters J.R. Celski, Aaron Tran of Federal Way qualify for 2018 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    Aaron Tran, front, who is from Federal Way, is going to the 2018 Winter Olympics. He won a 500-meter final at the Olympic trials Saturday in Kearns, Utah.

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  13. U.S. speedskating's teen sensation Maame Biney punches her ticket to 2018 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Maame Biney reacts during a medal ceremony after winning women's 500-meter A final race during the U.S. Olympic short track speedskating trials Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, in Kearns, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) Joining Biney in South Korea will be ...

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  14. Maame Biney is 1st black woman to make Olympic speedskating teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Denver Post

    Maame Biney reacts after winning women's 500-meter A final race during the U.S. Olympic short track speedskating trials Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, in Kearns, Utah. Maame Biney reacts after winning women's 500-meter A final race during the U.S. Olympic short track speedskating trials Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, in Kearns, Utah.

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  15. Is Denver capable of hosting the Winter Olympics and Paralympics? Does it want to?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Denver Post

    To find out, Mayor Michael Hancock has convened a statewide committee of influential leaders to explore the feasibility of hosting a future Winter Olympics and Paralympics. "Nobody's made the determination that we want the Olympics," said Rob Cohen, chairman of the committee and CEO of insurance and wealth management company IMA Financial Group.

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  16. Krueger, Gehring earn spots at short track trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Santa Fe New Mexican

    John-Henry Krueger qualified for his first Olympic team and Lana Gehring made her second nearly eight years apart at the U.S. short track speedskating trials. Krueger won the 1,500-meter final after two-time Olympian J.R. Celski crashed with a lap to go on the first night of competition Friday.

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  17. Krueger, Gehring earn Olympic spots at US short track trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Greenwich Citizen

    John-Henry Krueger reacts after winning the men's 1500-meter during the U.S.Olympic short track speedskating trials Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, in Kearns, Utah. John-Henry Krueger reacts after winning the men's 1500-meter during the U.S.Olympic short track speedskating trials Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, in Kearns, Utah.

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  18. Speedskaters Lana Gehring and John-Henry Krueger earn spots on U.S. Olympic teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Kearns a Lana Gehring was on track to punch her ticket to Pyeongchang, South Korea, only a few laps left to skate, when she went crashing into the wall at the Utah Olympic Oval. The pile-up in the finals of the women's 1,500-meter race might have derailed a less experienced skater.

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  19. Mix of old and new faces chasing Olympic short track berthsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 14 | Washington Times

    J.R. Celski and Katherine Reutter-Adamek are favorites heading into the U.S. short track speedskating trials. They're both trying to make one more Olympic team in careers that have been interrupted and, in Reutter-Adamek's case, cut short by injuries.

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  20. Spurs' Harry Kane hails Shearer advice during 'dry spell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 15 | Daily Mail

    Harry Kane has revealed how Alan Shearer's advice helped him out of a 'dry spell' as he aims to break the former Newcastle man's Premier League calendar year scoring record. The Tottenham striker has scored 33 league goals in a stellar 2017 and needs four more in Spurs' final three games of the year to break the record Shearer set while at Blackburn in 1995.

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