Langton, Eberling, Holcomb, Meyers win
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) -- Steve Langton and Katie Eberling won brakeman titles and Steven Holcomb and Elana Meyers topped the pilots Wednesday in the U.S. National Bobsled Push Championship.
Langton, from Melrose, Mass., won his third national title. The world push champion had a time of 4.61 seconds from the brakeman position and 4.66 seconds from the side for a total of 9.27 seconds.
Eberling, from Palos Hills, Ill., had a total time of 10.41 seconds. USA I driver Holcomb, from Park City, Utah, finished in 9.38 seconds. Meyers, from Douglasville, Ga., won her fourth consecutive push title, finishing in 10.27 seconds.