When: Feb. 9.
Best of the U.S.: Jilleanne Rookard, currently 15th in the world, finished in 12th in 2010.
Best of the rest: Defending Olympic champion and current No. 1 Martina Sablikova of the Czech Republic won two of three races this season and finished second in the other.
U.S. chances to medal: Slim. Nine medals were collected this season by just five skaters, and none by the U.S.
Little-known fact: Russia's Lidia Skoblikova, who won this event twice, has won six Olympic golds.Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun