Updated Olympic medal count has Germany closing in on United States

Posted By: The Ski Channel on February 22, 2010 3:02 pm

As we reported this morning, the United States had a comfortable lead in the Olympic medal count with 24 total medals, and Germany being in second with 18.  Well, the Germans have had a solid day today and have picked up three more medals, so they are now only three behind the U.S.  The Germans won a gold in the women’s Cross Country skiing Women’s Team Sprint, a silver in the men’s Cross Country skiing Men’s Team Sprint, and Andreas Wank took home a silver in ski jumping.