Julia Mancuso races to record 16th US title
SQUAW VALLEY, Calif. -- Julia Mancuso raced to her record 16th title in the U.S. Alpine Championships, winning the giant slalom Thursday in her hometown.
The Olympic gold medalist beat World Cup slalom champion Mikaela Shiffrin by 0.88 seconds in the opening event in the four-day competition at the 1960 Olympic mountain.
"It's very fun to be at my home mountain and, of course, I want to win here," Mancuso said. "I think that's the cool thing about records even if it's something like ...
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