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Nick Goepper wraps up Sochi slot

Updated: December 21, 2013, 7:11 PM ET
Associated Press

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. -- When he was a kid in Norway, he told his dad he was going to be a "tricker" -- skiing around mountains doing big tricks for whoever wanted to pay him.

The thought that Andreas Håtveit might be an Olympic gold medalist never crossed his mind.

Turns out, he could end up being both.

The 27-year-old from Norway edged out American Nick Goepper at the U.S. Grand Prix on Saturday -- a result that wrapped up trips to the Olympics for both men on a less-than-ideal ...

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