(ABC News) — The first full day of competition at South Korea 2018 ended without any medals for Team USA.
But for 18-year-old short track speed skater Maame Biney, things are much more optimistic. Biney finished second in her heat to advance to the 500 meter quarterfinals.
On the men’s side, three-time Olympic medalist J.R. Celski failed to qualify for the final in the 1,500, but has two races left to add to his medal total.
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There was also a historic moment with the drop of a puck. The first Olympic hockey game featuring Korea’s mixed women’s hockey team took place with players from both North and South Korea. It was a North Korean who almost put her team in front early, but Switzerland won easily 8-0 .