Mikaela Shiffrin, of the United States, celebrates her third place after completing an alpine ski, women's World Cup Slalom, in Levi, Finland, Saturday, Nov.10, 2012. Olympic champion M

 

              Mikaela Shiffrin, of the United States, celebrates her third place after completing an alpine ski, women
Mikaela Shiffrin, of the United States, celebrates her third place after completing an alpine ski, women's World Cup Slalom, in Levi, Finland, Saturday, Nov.10, 2012. Olympic champion Maria Hoefl-Riesch of Germany overcame a nagging hip injury and local favorite Tanja Poutiainen on Saturday, putting down a blazing second run to overtake the Finn and win the first women's World Cup slalom of the season. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)