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Kotsenburg grabs first Gold for USA

Team USA has a first Gold Medal at the Sochi Winter Olympics thanks to Sage Kotsenburg. He won it in the men's slopestyle event. The 20 year-old made a tweet on twitter to share his news: "WOW!! I just won the Olympics!! Bringing back the first Gold here to the USA! Love seeing all the support from everyone YOU RULE."

Sage Kotsenburg
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Team USA's Shaun White pulled out of this event because of a wrist injury.

Kotsenburg was born in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. His family watched him from their home in Park City, Utah.