February 20

Jamie Greubel & Aja Evans, Bobsled

The road to Sochi: U.S. Olympic hopefuls

Born: 1983 (Greubel), 1988 (Evans)

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Women's bobsleigh bronze medalists Jamie Greubel, left, and Aja Evans of the United States embrace one another during their medals ceremony at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Hometown: Newtown, Pa. (Greubel), Homewood, Ill. (Evans)

Events: Bobsled (Greubel, drive; Evans, brakeman)

Sochi: Bronze medal in two-man bobsled

Details: Greubel was an alternate on for the U.S. Olympic Team in 2010. She won a silver medal in the 2012 world cup. Evans competed in both shot put and sprints at UNLVand the University of Illinois and competed in shot put in the 2008 Olympic trials. 

Twitter: @JamieGreubel; AjaLEvans

Photo: The Associated Press

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