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Western Washington University sophomore Breezy Johnson has been selected to the U.S. Ski Team’s Olympic squad that will compete in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea next month.

Johnson, who grew up in Victor, Idaho, and learned to ski at nearby Jackson Hole, Wyoming, was one of 22 athletes picked to represent the United States in PyeongChang on Wednesday, according to a release. She will join a team that includes Olympic gold medalists Lindsey Vonn, Mikaela Shiffrin and Ted Ligety, along with two-time medalist Andrew Weibrecht.

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 9:47am