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Victory Is Theirs: Gracie Gold

Updated: February 9, 2014, 3:37 PM ET
By Bonnie D. Ford | ESPN.com

SOCHI, Russia -- Gracie Gold has always competed in an individual sport, but what she did Sunday was the equivalent of hitting a game-winning double.

A career-best free skate score and second place in that segment by the 18-year-old iced a bronze medal in the new team figure skating event and gave Gold the confidence she can perform well on the world's biggest stage when she comes back to compete solo in 10 days' time.

Gold said she was "thrilled, and definitely ...

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