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MINNESOTA SPORTS BRIEFS: Several Minnesotans chosen for U.S. Olympic Team

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LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - The 2014 United States Olympic women's hockey roster was announced yesterday and it has a distinct Minnesota flavor.


Current University of Minnesota players Amanda Kessel of Madison, Wisconsin and Lee Stecklein of Roseville are on the team, as are three former Gophers. They include Gigi Marvin of Warroad, Anne Schleper of St. Cloud, and Megan Bozek of Buffalo Grove, Illinois.

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Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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