Erin Hamlin's unforgettable moment

Updated: February 15, 2014, 9:50 AM ET
By Wayne Drehs | espnW.com

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- In a tiny New York town at the foothills of the Adirondacks, a high school temporarily postponed classes Tuesday. It had nothing to do with snow or bitterly cold weather, but rather a sporting event taking place more than 5,000 miles away.

On this winter afternoon, instead of learning calculus or reading "Romeo and Juliet," the 205 students at Remsen Junior/Senior High School gathered in the school library alongside teachers and administrators in the hope ...

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