Feb 7, 2022 - Sports

In photos: U.S. figure skating medal among Winter Olympics Day 3 highlights

USA's Karen Chen reacts after competing in the women's single skating free skating of the figure skating team event during the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games February 7.
Karen Chen reacts after scoring 131.52 in the women's free skate in the figure skating team event during the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics on Feb. 7, guaranteeing Team USA's silver medal. Russia won gold. Photo: Wang Zhao/AFP via Getty Images

The U.S. figure skating team won a silver medal at the Winter Olympics on Monday.

The big picture: The American team's best-ever Winter Games result was among many highlights on Day 3 of Olympic competition.

Mikaela Shiffrin crashed out of the giant slalom Monday on her first run.
Mikaela Shiffrin crashed out of the giant slalom Monday on her first run. Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Norway's Tormod Frostad competes in the freestyle skiing men's freeski big air qualification run during the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games at the Big Air Shougang in Beijing on February 7.
Norway's Tormod Frostad competes in the freestyle skiing men's free ski big air qualification run during the Winter Olympic Games at the Big Air Shougang in Beijing on Feb. 7. Photo: Manan Vatsayana/AFP via Getty Images
USA's Chris Corning competes in the snowboard men's slopestyle final run during the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games at the Genting Snow Park H & S Stadium in Zhangjiakou on February 7.
American Chris Corning competes in the snowboard men's slopestyle final run during the Winter Games at the Genting Snow Park H & S Stadium in Zhangjiakou on Feb. 7. Photo: Ben Stansall/AFP via Getty Images
Canada's Jillian Saulnier and Russian Olympic Commitee's Nina Pirogova vie for the puck during the women's preliminary round group A match of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games
Canada's Jillian Saulnier and the Russian Olympic Committee's Nina Pirogova vie for the puck during the women's preliminary round group A match at the Wukesong Sports Centre in Beijing on Feb. 7. Photo: Anthony Wallace/AFP via Getty Images
USA's Bryce Bennett competes in the mens downhill final during the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games at the Yanqing National Alpine Skiing Centre in Yanqing on February 7
Team USA's Bryce Bennett competes in the men's downhill final during the Beijing 2022 Winter Games at the Yanqing National Alpine Skiing Centre in Yanqing on Feb. 7. Photo: Joe KlamarL/AFP via Getty Images
Switzerland's Lara Gut competes in the second run of the women's giant slalom during the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games at the Yanqing National Alpine Skiing Centre in Yanqing on February 7
Switzerland's Lara Gut competes in the second run of the women's giant slalom during the Beijing 2022 Winter Games at the Yanqing National Alpine Skiing Centre in Yanqing on Feb. 7. Photo: Joe Klamar/AFP via Getty Images

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