When: Feb. 13-14.
Best of the U.S.: Noelle Pikus-Pace finished second in the World Cup standings this season, winning five gold medals, three silver and a bronze in 10 races.
Best of the rest: Britain's Lizzy Yarnold won the Word Cup circuit this season, besting Pikus-Pace by 152 points and cementing one of the biggest rivalries in sliding sports today.
U.S. chances to medal: Pikus-Pace has medaled in her last nine World Cup races, making her a favorite to finish atop the medal stand.
Little-known fact: The daughter of baseball player Ted Uhlaender, U.S. skeleton racer Katie Uhlaender wears her dad's 1972 Cincinnati Reds National League championship ring and a baseball-shaped locket containing his ashes on a silver chain around her neck when she competes.Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun