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Meghan Erickson's prosthetic leg was colorfully painted for her Somerset volleyball photo last fall.

Somerset's Meghan Erickson hopes to ski in 2014 Paralympics in Russia

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How many athletes get the chance to compete in the Olympics?

Alpine skier Meghan Erickson is working toward that dream. Erickson is hoping to be part of the United States team that skis in the 2014 Winter Paralympic Games in Sochi, Russia. The Paralympics are held at the site of the Olympics, two weeks after the completion of the Olympics.


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Dave Newman
Dave Newman has been the sports editor at the New Richmond News since 1988. He has covered the action in the Middle Border Conference, Dunn-St. Croix Conference and Big Rivers Conference for nearly 30 years.
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