About him: Melrose native Steve Langton (far left) is hoping to make his second Olympic team, having competed in 2010 in Vancouver, where he placed 10th in the two-man event. He has won medals at various championships across the world over the past three years, serving as a brakeman for Steven Holcomb in the USA-1 sled. Langton was the 2008 Rookie of the Year before claiming the 2009 US National Push Championship title. Prior to his bobsledding career, Langton was a standout on the Northeastern University track team as a sprinter and jumper. He was third in the 100-meter dash at the 2004 America East championships and grabbed third in the 55-meter dash and fourth in the long jump at the indoor 2005 America East championships. Langton was officially named to the US bobsled team on Oct. 27.