Ted Ligety

US' Ted Ligety competes during the second run of the men's giant slalom at the FIS Ski World Cup on October 27, 2013 in Soelden, Austria. American Ted Ligety became the first skier to win three successive races at Soelden on Sunday, clocking a time of 1min 59.50sec in the giant slalom. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER KLEIN (credit: ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Ligety, Bode, Jitloff Gives US Mens Ski Team Strong Start

The U.S. men’s ski team made a strong showing Sunday in opening the Olympic season.