a community comes together to cheer on their olympian
thousands of miles away.
A busy time at Jim's Bar in Prairie du Chien...
People clapped and hollered as native Matt Antoine
took his runs down the Olympic Skeleton course.
It's a face-first sledding event at speeds up to 80
miles per hour.
The event hasn't aired on T-V yet.
so they pulled the video up on computers around the
You can bet that seeing him compete and represent
the U-S is giving the town something to brag about.
I'm so proud of him and I just hope that tomorrow
morning he at least can medal, but I'm really hoping
that he can bring the gold back to Prairie.
We can't show highlights of the event yet.
but we can tell you he's in the running to win a medal.