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."
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.