The 21-year Klaebo became the fourth male athlete to win three gold medals at the Winter Games before turning 22, joining American speed skater Eric Heiden, Austrian Alpine skier Toni Sailer and South Korean short-track speedskater Ano Victor. We'll have to keep an eye on the last few events to see where Team U.S.A. places in the final standings.More news: Olympics: Second OAR athlete tests positive for doping
"I took 40 students to London, 25 to Sochi, 30 to Rio", Sparrow said. "With your success you have inspired the Korean people to follow and support you, your team, and the Olympic Games, and for this we say thank you!"
"What a spectacular finish", Keene said.
We should all be proud of these individuals for not only winning medals, but for just competing in the Olympics. New Zealand's Nico Porteous rounded out the podium taking the bronze.
Coming in third behind Italian victor Sofia Goggia and silver medalist Ragnhild Mowinckel of Norway, Vonn confirmed that it was her last ever Olympic downhill.More news: Armed deputy stood outside Florida school building during shootings: sheriff
"It's sad, this was my last downhill", Vonn said in a post-race interview. I knew some of my personal favorites were going to be there, like snowboarding legend Shaun White, but for others I had to do some research. "Everyone, from my teammates to coaches, has been great as far as teaching me all sorts of things and giving me so much strength". "My body probably just can't take another four years".
It is also the sixth medal won by a Canadian women's singles skater in Winter Games history. Austria's Anna Gasser brought home the gold after scoring a total of 185.00, including a 96.00 on her final run.
Drobnick said Team USA took some time to enjoy the win before getting back to work planning to go up against Sweden, who earlier defeated the Americans, 10-4.
A 35-year-old Minnesota native and now a father of two, Shuster was the 23-year-old lead, throwing the first two stones, for Pete Fenson's team that won the bronze medal in 2006.More news: Teachers union weighs in on school security