Rad claims fourth gold medal for Ukraine at 2018 Winter Paralympics

Carrie Guzman
March 13, 2018

McKeever will go for two more medals. Oksana Masters of the United States won silver, beating Lidzia Hrafeyeva of Belarus who took the bronze. On Tuesday, he earned ninth place in the men's 12.5km sitting biathlon.

Armstrong got his first goal late in the second, driving to the net and wiring a short-side shot up and over Swedish netminder Andreas Nejman to get Canada to an even dozen after 30 minutes.

The first US gold of these Paralympics was the first USA gold in the biathlon, with Kendall Gretsch winning the women's 6km sitting biathlon, with teammate Oksana Masters capturing the bronze.

One day after winning the men's sitting downhill, Andrew Kurka captured silver in the sitting super-G.

All the six gold medal winners in the alpine skiing event came from different countries.

In a move to support the successful hosting of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympic Games, various events were held Saturday to encourage the athletes and welcome the tourists.

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Ramsay and Jepsen look to add another medal in the women's standing category.

Switzerland's Theo Gmur took his first Paralympic gold in the men's standing skiing, and U.S. skier Andrew Kurka, the reigning downhill world champion, won the race in the men's sitting category.

On Saturday, Ekaterina Rumyantseva won the gold medal in women's 6km standing biathlon event.

Lee, an alumnus of Michigan State University in the United States, worked at a British financial firm in South Korea but quit his job in 2012 to play sports.

In ice hockey, the hosts beat Japan while in the second match, Canada thrashed Sweden by 17-0. The NPA was defeated by Germany 9-4, while Canada won 8-0 over Switzerland.

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