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SUMMER BRITCHER
2014 Olympic Events: Singles
Height: 5-11
Weight: 157
DOB: 3/21/94
Birthplace: Baltimore, Md.
Hometown: Glen Rock, Pa.
Current Residence: Lake Placid, N.Y.
High School: Susquehannock High School (Glen Rock, Pa.) '12
College: DeVry University '13, Undeclared
Coach(es): Tony Benshoof, Fred Zimny, Miro Zayonc
ROAD TO SOCHI
As a 2012 Youth Olympic champion in the team relay, Britcher made a successful transition to Olympic-level competition starting with the 2013-14 World Cup season. Britcher narrowly edged out Julia Clukey on the world cup circuit to claim a spot at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, where she will be making her first Olympic appearance.
PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS
  • 2013-14 Igls World Cup, 8th
  • 2013-14 Park City World Cup, 9th
  • 2013-14 Koenigssee World Cup, 10th
  • 2013 junior national champion
  • 2012 Youth Olympic champion (team relay)
  • 2012 Junior World Championships, 6th
  • 2012 U.S. National Championships, 3rd
PERSONAL
Daughter of Carrie and William Britcher…Has two brothers, Will and Alex, and a sister, Meredith…Hobbies include reading, painting, and playing soccer and volleyball.
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