Sport: Snowboard halfpipe
About her: Hannah Teter, who hails from Belmont, Vt., made an immediate impact in her first Olympics in 2006 when she took the gold medal in the halfpipe, following that up with a silver medal in Vancouver in 2010. She has won four X Games medals: gold in 2004, silver in 2011, and bronzes in 2010 and 2012. She took home bronze at the 2005 FIS World Championships in her only appearance and has six FIS World Cup wins in 10 starts.
Decision time: US Snowboarding will announce its team Jan. 22.