Heather McPhie successfully defends moguls title

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HEAVENLY, Calif. (AP) -- Heather McPhie successfully defended her moguls title Friday in the U.S. Freestyle Championships, and fellow Montanan Bradley Wilson took the men's event.

McPhie, from Bozeman, Mont., did a layout on her top air with her traditional D spin on the bottom to edge World Cup champion Hannah Kearney of Norwich, Vt. Eliza Outtrim of Hamden, Conn., finished third.

Wilson, from Butte, Mont., edged brother Bryon in the men's competition. Sho Kashima of South Lake Tahoe, Calif., was third.