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TUCKER WEST
2014 Olympic Events: Singles
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
DOB: 6/15/95
Birthplace: Ridgefield, Conn.
Hometown: Ridgefield, Conn.
Current Residence: Lake Placid, N.Y.
High School: National Sports Academy (Lake Placid, N.Y.) '13
College: Union College '17, Undeclared
Coach(es): Mark Grimmette, Miro Zayonc, Tony Benshoof, Fred Zimny
ROAD TO SOCHI
With a Youth Olympic Games team relay gold medal on his resume, West made his mark after tying with Chris Mazdzer to capture the 2012 national title. He had a successful start to the 2013-14 World Cup season to earn him his first Olympic berth, and he is the youngest U.S. male to qualify for an Olympic luge squad.
PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS
  • 2013-14 Winterberg World Cup, silver (team relay), 11th (singles)
  • 2013-14 Whistler World Cup, 11th
  • 2013-14 Park City World Cup, 16th
  • 2013 National Championships, 2nd
  • 2012 Youth Olympic Games, gold (team relay)
  • 2012 Junior World Championships, 10th
  • 2012 national champion (tied with Chris Mazdzer)
PERSONAL
Son of Brett and Pam West…Has two sisters, Tatum and Gracie…Hobbies include rock climbing, swimming and boating.
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