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Olympian and daughter to Olympic gold medalist, Pepi Stielger,
Resi was born and grew up in prime ski country: Jackson Hole
and Lienz, Austria. She has represented the U.S. at every level
of alpine ski racing: Topolino, Whistler Cup, Junior Worlds, World
Cup, World Championships and the Olympics.
Stiegler was about to close a breakout year, which was highlighted by the first podium of her career, when she tore her ACL
in the Nations Team Event at the 2012 World Cup Finals in
She was back in time for the Nature Valley Aspen Winterna-tional on Thanksgiving weekend, scored World Cup points a
few weeks later and posted a top 25 in slalom at the World
After missing out on the 2010 Olympics with a busted leg, which
would have been her second Games, Stiegler is launching an
all-out attack on this World Cup season to qualify for Sochi.
Alpine C Team
Hometown: Aurora, Ore.
Birthplace: Portland, Ore.
Birthdate: July 13, 1992
Club: Pacific Northwest Ski Association/
White Pass Ski Club
This season’s lone female member of the C Team, Jacqueline
Wiles blasted onto the race scene early in the 2013 season in
a big way with a win at the Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championship downhill title at the U.S. Ski Team Speed Center at Copper Mountain. Now firmly on the U.S. Ski Team, she’s looking to
bump her fearless approach to skiing up to the World Cup level.
Wiles went on to win the NorAm super G title and finish second
in both the NorAm downhill and overall standings. Additionally,
she posted top 10s in both downhill and combined at the Junior
World Championships, and cracked the top 15 in super G.
Alpine Development Team
Hometown: Vail, Colo.
Birthplace: Vail, Colo.
Birthdate: June 5, 1994
Club: Ski and Snowboard Club Vail
Hometown: Incline Village, Nev.
Birthplace: Truckee, Calif.
Birthdate: Dec. 3, 1994
Club: Sugar Bowl Academy/Diamond Peak
School: Forest Charter School
Hometown: Steamboat Spring, Colo.
Birthplace: Steamboat Springs, Colo.
Birthdate: Nov. 23, 1992
Club: Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club
Hometown: Lakeville, Minn.
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minn.
Birthdate: May 7, 1994
Club: Buck Hill Ski Team
Hometown: Berkeley, Calif.
Birthplace: Berkeley, Calif.
Birthdate: Sept. 9, 1993
Club: Squaw Valley Ski Team
— The U.S. Ski Team press office
contributed to this report