The Province

Shiffrin still on top at Vermont course


Mikaela Shiffrin powered through the fog in Killington, Vt., Sunday to win her third straight World Cup slalom race at the venue. The 23-year-old from Colorado overcame tiny mistakes and

got stronger near the finish with the home crowd cheering. Shiffrin finished in a combined time of one minute 43.25 seconds to edge Petra Vlhova of Slovakia by 0.57 seconds. Sweden’s Frida Hansdotter finished third. This was World Cup slalom win No. 34 for Shiffrin, tying her with Vreni Schneider for second among women in the discipline.

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