Mikaela Shiffrin takes the stage in front of over 5,000 fans packed into the Hauptplatz for the women's slalom bib draw. Photo: Tom Kelly/USSA
SCHLADMING, Austria (Feb. 15) - Fresh from an irmpressive sixth in her World Championships debut in GS, World Cup slalom leader Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) will be among the favorites in Saturday's final women's race at the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Schladming. Shiffrin will start fifth in slalom with Resi Stiegler (Jackson, WY) running 26th. Run times are 10:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. with NBC broadcasting same-day coverage at 3:00 p.m. EST followed by Universal Sports Network at 4:00 p.m.
World Cup slalom leader Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) will be among favorite Saturday in the slalom at FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Schladming.
Shiffrin will start fifth with Resi Stiegler (Jackson, WY) 26th.
who has three top ten finishes in Audi FIS Alpine World Cup giant slaloms this year.
Mancuso is tied for the most World Championship wins by an American with Lindsey Vonn and Bode Miller.