Minnesota Olympians

2014 Olympic Recap -- How Did Minnesotans Fare in Sochi?

Sochi Closing Ceremonies Time seemed to fly as we huddled in our heated homes, hiding from winter's perpetual arctic onslaught by tuning into the Olympic Games taking place over the last few weeks in Sochi, Russia. As we reported before the competition began, a large roster of athletes from Minnesota made the trip to Russia for the Olympics. Now that Sochi is a part of history, let’s take a quick look back at how our fellow Minnesotans fared in the 22nd Winter Olympiad.
Men’s Ice Hockey

The Top 5 All-Time Minnesota Winter Olympians

Hockey-puck-The Top 5 All-Time Minnesota Winter Olympians - 1960 Men's Hockey - Squaw valley

Bridging off my post yesterday, I've picked a list of the top 5 Winter "Olympisotans" (i.e. Minnesota athletes, teams, or coaches in Winter Olympic history). My methods and criteria for ranking each Olympisotan are extremely meticulous, scientific and unbiased, based largely on Google searches, Wikipedia articles and my own opinion. Here we go…
5. Amy Peterson