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Marcel Hirscher wins overall title

Updated: March 17, 2012, 12:56 PM ET
Associated Press

SCHLADMING, Austria -- Marcel Hirscher understood the immense expectations of a ski-mad nation. Now, having met them all, he knows the joy that goes with it.

Hirscher gave Austria its first overall World Cup title since 2006. He did so by winning Saturday's final giant slalom of the season that also gave him the discipline title.

He holds a 25-point overall lead over speed specialist Beat Feuz of Switzerland. The Swiss ski federation said Feuz won't start Sunday's slalom in the season ...

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