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Success in PyeongChang for Paralympians

March 25, 2018
AVSC athletes and alums had spectacular results at the PyeongChang Paralympic games last month, including eight medals! Check out the highlights below; congratulations to all!

Ski Results
Kevin Burton: 5th (SC), 7th (DH), 9th (SG)
Josh Elliott: 6th (SC)
Andrew Kurka: Gold (DH), Silver (SG), 7th (SC)
Stephen Lawler: 18th (DH), 22nd (SG)
Melanie Schwartz: 7th (DH), 8th (SG), 8th (SC), 11th (SL)
Jamie Stanton: Bronze (SL), 4th (SC), 14th (GS), 17th (SG)
Laurie Stephens: Bronze (DH), 4th (SC), 5th (SG), 5th (SL), 7th (GS)
Tyler Walker: Silver (SL), Silver (GS), 12th (SG)
Thomas Walsh: 5th (SL), 7th (GS), 13th (SG)

Snowboard Results 
Evan Strong: silver (banked slalom), 4th (snowboard-cross)
Keith Gabel: silver (snowboard-cross)
Mike Shea: 5th (snowboard-cross), 4th (banked slalom)

DH = downhill, SG = super-g, SC = super-combined, GS = giant slalom, SL = slalom

Photo: Andrew Kurka (L) and Jamie Stanton with their Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals. Photo courtesy of Andrew Kurka.