USA Women’s Hockey Captures Second-Ever Silver Medal


U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team Falls to Canada, 2-0, in Gold-Medal Game of 2010 Olympic Winter Games

VANCOUVER, B.C. – The U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team fell to Canada, 2-0, here this afternoon in the gold-medal game of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. With a 4-0-0-1 overall record at the tournament, Team USA captured its second-ever Olympic silver medal.

“We can walk out of the arena with our heads held high,” said Mark Johnson, head coach of the U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team. “I’m very proud of our team. They competed for 60 minutes today and came up a little short. It stings a little bit now, but we came away with the silver medal, and we should be proud.”

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