Hoefl-Riesch strikes gold again

German wins as expected; Mancuso 3rd

Posted: February 11, 2014 at 1:41 a.m.

United States' Julia Mancuso skis to win the bronze medal in the women's supercombined at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — In Alpine skiing, there are speed specialists and there are technical specialists, and then there’s Maria Hoefl-Riesch.

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