Olympic Athletes In St. Cloud During Star Of The North Games
ST. CLOUD – This is the second weekend for the Star of the North Games in St. Cloud.
Besides athletes playing in a variety of sports like LaCross and soccer, some Olympic athletes will also be in town.
The U.S. Olympic Committee is hosting an event tomorrow (Saturday) night.
Olympic Silver Medalist Gigi Marvin from Warroad will be there. She played for the U.S. Women’s Hockey team at the 2010 Vancouver games. She’s also the 2010 USA Hockey Women’s Player of the Year Award winner.
St. Cloud native Anne Schleper will be there. She’s a current member Gopher Women’s Hockey team. She was also a member of the women’s national ice hockey team at the 2011 IIHF Women’s World Championships.
And Aaron Cross is a bronze medalist in the 2004 Athens Paralympic Games. Cross currently lives in St. Cloud and is a world class archer. Cross holds fifteen U.S. National titles, five World Titles, and a three-time Paralympian.
Saturday’s event is at 7:00 p.m. at St. Cloud State’s Halenbeck Hall Fitness Center.
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