Gold quickly making name for herself in halfpipe



SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Arielle Gold if coming off the biggest victory of her young snowboarding career –a bronze as an X Games rookie– and is looking for more.

The 16-year-old is looking for more success at the U.S. Grand Prix at Park City Mountain Resort’s superpipe.

Gold and Olympic champion Kelly Clark were the top women qualifiers, while superstar Shaun White and Louie Vito are among the 12 men moving on to Friday’s finals in Utah.