Julia Mancuso finished sixth in slalom Sunday and clinched the combined gold medal at the World Junior Championships while first-run leader Lindsey Kildow missed a second-run gate and hiked to finish her run.
In a World Junior Championships race Thursday where the top four women were just .05 apart, Julia Mancuso (Olympic Valley, CA/Squaw Valley Ski Team/U.S. A Team) finished third, her seventh World Juniors medal, with Lindsey Kildow (Vail, CO/Ski&Snowboard Club Vail/U.S. B Team) fourth in super G.
Lindsey Kildow (Vail, CO/Ski&Snowboard Club Vail/U.S. B Team) tore down a slick, flat course Tuesday to collect her second straight downhill (DH) silver medal at the World Junior Championships, finishing .22 behind Germany's Maria Riesch.
Maria Riesch of Germany won a downhill Friday for her first World Cup victory, and Kirsten Clark of the United States broke her arm and tore knee ligaments after crashing on one of the circuit's most demanding slopes.