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Erin Hamlin ’11 to carry U.S. flag into PyeongChang Opening Ceremonies
Hamlin’s final Olympics will start with her having the distinction of carrying the American flag into Friday’s official start of the Pyeongchang Games, after winning a vote held by her fellow Team USA athletes. She is the fourth member of the USA Luge team to carry the flag into an opening. Hamlin is a four-time Olympian , a winner of a bronze medal at the 2014 Sochi Games, a two-time world champion and a winner of 23 World Cup medals. The women’s luge competition will get underway on Feb. 12, when Hamlin will look to add another medal to her collection.