Kristina Koznick (Burnsville, MN) earned her 2nd podium finish of the winter, finishing 3rd in Wednesday's World Cup SL at Sestriere, Italy. Janica Kostelic of Croatia defied injuries to take her 4th SL win of the season.
Michaela Dorfmeister and Alexandra Meissnitzer gave Austria the top two spots in a wind-swept super-G race Saturday, while world champion and defending World Cup overall champ Anja Paerson finished fifth before her home fans.
Two-time World Cup super G champion Hilde Gerg of Germany collected the 17th World Cup victory of her career Sunday in a super G. Caroline Lalive was top American in 11th place with Libby Ludlow in 14th.
Janica Kostelic came to Utah just hoping to win Croatia's first Winter Olympic medal. She goes into Friday's giant slalom with a chance to win more medals at one games than any Alpine skier in history.