Sunday, April 20, 2014
Born: July 15, 1981
SHOCKER: Lowell Bailey, of Lake Placid, N.Y., accepts congratulations after finishing in ninth place in the men’s 15-kilometer mass start race Sunday at the Biathlon World Cup in Fort Kent. Bailey credited the local crowd with propelling him to a top 10 finish.
Hometown: Lake Placid, New York
Details: 2014 marks Bailey's third trip to the Winter Olympics as a biathlete.
Maine connection: Bailey trains at the Maine Winter Sports Center, and his mother lives in Brunswick.
Photo: The Associated Press