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US takes Gold in skiing halfpipe

US takes Gold in skiing halfpipe
Posted Tuesday, February 18th 2014 @ 2pm  by Newser Editors and Wire Services

(NEWSER) – David Wise won the gold medal in the Olympic debut of halfpipe skiing today, cutting through heavy snow to easily outclass the field. The 23-year-old American scored a 92 on his first run through the halfpipe clogged by wet, soggy rain and snow all night. Mike Riddle of Canada took silver with a 90.6 and Kevin Rolland of France won bronze.

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