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Michigan athletes @ Sochi Olympics: Deja Vu - Davis fails to repeat in 1,000

Shani Davis failed to medal in the men's 1,000 meter speed skating event Wednesday.

U.S. speed skater Shani Davis fails to medal in 1,000 meter race.  He won this event in the 2010 Winter Olympics.
U.S. speed skater Shani Davis fails to medal in 1,000 meter race. He won this event in the 2010 Winter Olympics.Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images

Davis, who attended Marquette High and Northern Michigan, finished a disappointing 8th in the 1,000. He was trying to become the first speed skater to win the same event in three consecutive Winter Olympics.