On the second day of competition at the 2014 Sochi Winter Paralympic Games, Team USA picked up two more medals. Team USA now sits with a total of five Paralympic medals (three silver and two bronze). While this ties them for third place for straight number of medals, it puts them 9th overall in the medal standings. Team USA also improved their records in both Ice Sledge Hockey and Wheelchair Curling.
Team USA medals awarded on March 9, 2014:
Mark Bathum – Alpine Skiing – Men’s Super G, Visually Impaired
Oksana Masters – Cross-Country Skiing – Women's 12km, Sitting
Team USA remained victorious in Ice Sledge Hockey by winning their second game of Preliminary Round - Group B. Their 3-0 win over Korea moves them to 2-0. Detailed stats for the game can be found at www.sochi2014.com/en/paralympic/ice-sledge-hockey-preliminary-round-group-b-03, and the full Ice Sledge Hockey schedule (with results) can be found at www.sochi2014.com/en/paralympic/ice-sledge-hockey-schedule-and-results.
In Wheelchair Curling, Team USA improved their record to 1-1 by winning their Round Robin Session 3 game. Team USA was victorious over Norway, 8-5. Detailed stats for the game can be found at www.sochi2014.com/en/paralympic/wheelchair-curling-round-robin-session-3, and the full Wheelchair Curling Round Robin schedule can be found at www.sochi2014.com/en/paralympic/wheelchair-curling-robin-round.
Find the complete schedule of Paralympic events at www.sochi2014.com/en/paralympic/schedule-and-results. (To determine what Sochi times convert to in your own time zone, you can use the simple time converter at World Time Buddy.)