Rolland wins as Americans struggle without Vonn
SCHLADMING, Austria -- France's Marion Rolland picked the biggest race of the season to post her first career victory. For the U.S. team, Sunday's race at the world championships was the first downhill this season without an American on the podium.
Sure, Lindsey Vonn's absence was a major factor, but three of the four Americans who raced had also posted podium results in downhill this season. And the other American was none other than Julia Mancuso, the most decorated female U.S. skier ...
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