Felix Loch leads after 2 luge runs

Updated: February 8, 2014, 2:43 PM ET
Associated Press

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- On his second descent down the ice, Felix Loch vaulted himself into a familiar place: first.

The defending Olympic gold medalist and Germany's latest luging superstar, Loch overtook Russia's Albert Demchenko on his second run Saturday and moved closer to winning yet another title.

It's going to be tough to catch him.

The 24-year-old completed his two runs on the Sanki Sliding Center track in 1 minute, 44.149 seconds to take a 0.294-second lead over ...

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