Caroline Lalive and Austrian Renate Goetschl let a medal slip away as they failed to finish their second run and Martina Ertl of Germany grabbed the gold to complete a storybook recovery from early season injury.
Three months ago, he seemed set to become the first American in 22 years to win the overall World Cup title. Now, Austria's Benjamin Raich is charging, having slashed Miller's lead from about 400 points to just 52 entering the last four races.
Lindsey Kildow just concluded the best skiing season by an American woman since her idol Picabo Street in 1995-96. She finished sixth in the overall World Cup standings _ matching Street's finish nine years ago _ and at 20 was the youngest skier in the top 10.