From a speedskating win in the first Win­ter Olympics in 1924 to White’s half­pipe win Wed­nes­day, a look at the first 100 U.S. gold medal-win­ning ef­forts in the Win­ter Games

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Shaun White’s gold medal in men’s snow­board half­pipe was the USA’s 100th gold medal in Win­ter Olympics his­tory. A look at ev­ery gold the coun­try has won since 1924:

1. Jan. 26, 1924: Charley Jew­traw, men’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

2. Feb. 17, 1928: Jen­ni­son Heaton, men’s skele­ton

3. Feb. 17, 1928: four-man bob­sled

4. Feb. 4, 1932: Jack Shea, men’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

5. Feb. 4 1932: Irv­ing Jaf­fee, men’s speedskating, 5,000 me­ters

6. Feb. 5 1932: Jack Shea, men’s speedskating, 1,500 me­ters

7. Feb. 8, 1932: Irv­ing Jaf­fee, men’s speedskating, 10,000 me­ters

8. Feb. 9, 1932: Cur­tis Stevens/Hu­bert Stevens, two-man bob­sled

9. Feb. 15, 1932: four-man bob­sled

10. Feb. 15 1936: Ivan Brown/Al Wash­bond, two-man bob­sled

11. Feb. 5, 1948: Gretchen Fraser, Alpine ski­ing, women’s slalom

12. Feb. 5, 1948: Dick But­ton, men’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

13. Feb. 7, 1948: four-man bob­sled

14. Feb. 14, 1952: An­drea Mead-Lawrence, Alpine ski­ing, women’s gi­ant slalom

15. Feb. 16, 1952: Ken Henry, men’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

16. Feb. 20, 1952: An­drea Mead-Lawrence, Alpine ski­ing, women’s slalom

17. Feb. 21, 1952: Dick But­ton, men’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

18. Feb. 1, 1956: Hayes Jenk­ins, men’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

19. Feb. 2, 1956: Ten­ley Al­bright, women’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

20. Feb. 23, 1960: Carol Heiss, women’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

21. Feb. 26, 1960: David Jenk­ins, men’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

22. Feb. 28, 1960: men’s ice hockey team

23. Feb. 4, 1964: Terry Mc­Der­mott, men’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

24. Feb. 10, 1968: Peggy Flem­ing, women’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

25. Feb. 9, 1972: Dianne Holum, women’s speedskating, 1,500 me­ters

26. Feb. 10, 1972: Anne Hen­ning, women’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

27. Feb. 11, 1972: Bar­bara Cochran, Alpine ski­ing, women’s slalom

28. Feb. 6, 1976: Sheila Young, women’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

29. Feb. 12, 1976: Peter Mueller, men’s speedskating, 1,000 me­ters

30. Feb. 13, 1976: Dorothy Hamill, women’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

31. Feb. 15, 1980: Eric Hei­den, men’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

32. Feb. 16, 1980: Eric Hei­den, men’s speedskating, 5,000 me­ters

33. Feb. 19, 1980: Eric Hei­den, men’s speedskating, 1,000 me­ters

34. Feb. 21, 1980: Eric Hei­den, men’s speedskating, 1,500 me­ters

35. Feb. 23, 1980: Eric Hei­den, men’s speedskating, 10,000 me­ters

36. Feb. 24, 1980: Men’s ice hockey team

37. Feb. 13, 1984: Deb­bie Arm­strong, Alpine ski­ing, women’s gi­ant slalom

38. Feb. 16, 1984: Bill John­son, Alpine ski­ing, men’s down­hill

39. Feb. 16, 1984: Scott Hamil­ton, men’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

40. Feb. 19, 1984: Phil Mahre, Alpine ski­ing, men’s slalom

41. Feb. 20, 1988: Brian Boi­tano, men’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

42. Feb. 22, 1988: Bon­nie Blair, women’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

43. Feb. 10, 1992: Bon­nie Blair, women’s speedskating, 500 me­ters 44. Feb. 13, 1992: Donna Wein­brecht, women’s freestyle ski­ing, moguls

45. Feb. 14, 1992: Bon­nie Blair, women’s speedskating, 1,000 me­ters

46. Feb. 20, 1992: Cathy Turner, women’s short-track speedskating, 500 me­ters

47. Feb. 21, 1992: Kristi Ya­m­aguchi, women’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

48. Feb. 13, 1994: Tommy Moe, Alpine ski­ing, men’s down­hill

49. Feb. 15, 1994: Diann Roffe-Stein­rot­ter, Alpine ski­ing, women’s Su­per G

50. Feb. 18, 1994: Dan Jansen, men’s speedskating, 1,000 me­ters

51. Feb. 19, 1994: Bon­nie Blair, women’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

52. Feb. 23, 1994: Bon­nie Blair, women’s speedskating, 1,000 me­ters

53. Feb. 24, 1994: Cathy Turner, women’s short-Track speedskating, 500 me­ters

54. Feb. 11, 1998: Jonny Mose­ley, freestyle ski­ing, men’s moguls

55. Feb. 11, 1998: Pi­cabo Street, Alpine ski­ing, women’s Su­per G

56. Feb. 17, 1998: women’s ice hockey team

57. Feb. 18, 1998: Nikki Stone, freestyle ski­ing, women’s aeri­als

58. Feb. 18, 1998: Eric Ber­goust, freestyle ski­ing, men’s aeri­als

59. Feb. 20, 1998: Tara Lip­in­ski, women’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

60. Feb. 10, 2002: Kelly Clark, snow­board­ing, women’s half­pipe

61. Feb. 11, 2002: Ross Pow­ers, snow­board­ing, men’s half­pipe

62. Feb. 12, 2002: Casey FitzRan­dolph, men’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

63. Feb. 17, 2002: Chris Witty, women’s speedskating, 1,000 me­ters

64. Feb. 19, 2002: Derek Parra, men’s speedskating, 1,500 me­ters

65. Feb. 19, 2002: Jill Bakken, Vonetta Flow­ers, women’s bob­sled 66. Feb. 20, 2002: Tris­tan Gale, women’s skele­ton

67. Feb. 20, 2002: Jim Shea Jr., men’s skele­ton

68. Feb. 20, 2002: Apolo An­ton Ohno, men’s short-track speedskating, 1,500 me­ters

69. Feb. 21, 2002: Sarah Hughes, women’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

70. Feb. 11, 2006: Chad Hedrick, men’s speedskating, 5,000 me­ters

71. Feb. 12, 2006: Shaun White, snow­board­ing, men’s half­pipe

72. Feb. 13, 2006: Han­nah Teter, snow­board­ing, women’s half­pipe

73. Feb. 13, 2006: Joey Cheek, men’s speedskating, 500 me­ters

74. Feb. 14, 2006: Ted Ligety, Alpine ski­ing, men’s com­bined

75. Feb. 16, 2006: Seth Wescott, snow­board­ing, men’s board­er­cross

76. Feb. 18, 2006: Shani Davis, men’s speedskating, 1,000 me­ters

77. Feb. 24, 2006: Ju­lia Man­cuso, Alpine ski­ing, women’s gi­ant slalom

78. Feb. 25, 2006: Apolo An­ton Ohno, men’s short-track speedskating, 500 me­ters

79. Feb. 13, 2010: Han­nah Kear­ney, freestyle ski­ing, women’s moguls

80. Feb. 15, 2010: Seth Wescott, snow­board­ing, men’s board­er­cross

81. Feb. 17, 2010: Lind­sey Kil­dow-Vonn, Alpine ski­ing, women’s down­hill

82. Feb. 17, 2010: Shani Davis, men’s speedskating, 1,000 me­ters

83: Feb. 17, 2010: Shaun White, snow­board­ing, men’s half­pipe

84. Feb. 18, 2010: Evan Lysacek, men’s fig­ure skat­ing, sin­gles

85. Feb. 21, 2010: Bode Miller, Alpine ski­ing, men’s com­bined

86. Feb. 25, 2010: Bill De­mong, Nordic com­bined, men’s in­di­vid­ual

87. Feb. 27, 2010: four-man bob­sled

88. Feb. 8, 2014: Sage Kot­sen­burg, snow­board­ing, men’s slopestyle 89. Feb. 9, 2014: Jamie An­der­son, snow­board­ing, women’s slopestyle

90. Feb. 12, 2014: Kait­lyn Far­ring­ton, snow­board­ing, women’s half­pipe

91. Feb. 13, 2014: Joss Chris­tensen, freestyle ski­ing, men’s slopestyle

92. Feb. 17, 2014: Meryl Davis/Char­lie White Jr., fig­ure skat­ing, ice danc­ing

93. Feb. 18, 2014: David Wise, freestyle ski­ing, men’s half­pipe

94. Feb. 19, 2014: Ted Ligety, Alpine ski­ing, men’s gi­ant slalom

95. Feb. 20, 2014: Mad­die Bow­man, freestyle ski­ing, women’s half­pipe

96. Feb. 21, 2014: Mikaela Shiffrin, Alpine ski­ing, women’s slalom

97. Feb. 11, 2018: Red Ger­ard, snow­board­ing, men’s slopestyle

98. Feb. 12, 2018: Jamie An­der­son, snow­board­ing, women’s slopestyle

99. Feb. 13, 2018: Chloe Kim, snow­board­ing, women’s half­pipe

100. Feb. 14, 2018: Shaun White, snow­board­ing, men’s half­pipe

Goal­tender Jim Craig and the USA up­set the Soviet Union in the Miracle on Ice game and then beat Fin­land to win the gold medal in 1980.

JYM WIL­SON/BURLING­TON (VT.) FREE PRESS

Eric Hei­den won five gold medals in speedskating dur­ing the 1980 Olympics in Lake Placid, N.Y. AP

Bon­nie Blair won five gold medals over three Olympics. H. DARR BEISER/USA TO­DAY SPORTS

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