SOCHI, Russia -

Anna Berecz hit the slopes Wednesday in women's downhill skiing. An athlete with UAA’s alpine ski team, she’s ripping around the course looking for a personal best Thursday morning. Julia Mancuso is also in the race

Holly Brooks getting another chance to race in the woman's 10k, as is Sadie Bjornsen, who said it was the race she was waiting for.

“That's my sweet spot, so I'm really looking forward to that race that will be the one that I'm focusing on in the games,” she said.

The ladies’ 10k race starts at 2 a.m. Alaska standard time.