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Sochi Medal Count 2-13-14
CINCINNATI (WKRC) -- USA! USA! USA!
It was a big day for the Americans at the Olympic Games in Sochi. The United States boosted its medal count by sweeping the men's slopestyle skiing. Nick Goepper, from Lawrenceburg, Indiana, took the bronze after scoring a 92.40 in his event. It is the first US Winter Olympic medal sweep since the men's halfpipe team in 2002.
The three medals gave the United States 12 total, just one medal behind Norway for the overall lead.
The Norwegians have 13 medals, the US and Netherlands have 12, and Russia has won 11. Germany leads in golds with 7. Four other countries have four each-- Norway, the US, the Netherlands and Canada.