KRASNAYA POLYANA, RUSSIA - Lauryn Williams, a Rochester native, was selected on Saturday to push the USA-1 sled driven by Elana Meyers at the Sochi Olympics.
The decision legitimizes her chance of becoming only the second American to win gold in two sports at the summer and winter games.
Visit NBCOlympics.com for complete details on this development.
For video of Channel 11’s interview with Lauryn Williams, click here.
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