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Sarah Hendrickson wins final meet

Updated: March 17, 2013, 9:01 PM ET
Associated Press

OSLO, Norway -- American Sarah Hendrickson edged Japan's Sara Takanashi on Sunday to win the season's last women's ski jumping World Cup meet on the large hill at Holmenkollen.

The 18-year-old Hendrickson led by 1.9 points after the first round and won the second by 0.1 points for a total of 262.8 from jumps of 135.5 and 129 meters. The 16-year-old Takanashi gained 260.8 points from leaps of 134 and 133.5 meters.

In a growing rivalry between the two young jumpers, Takanashi had already ...

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