Before Making History With A Triple Axel In The Olympics, Mirai Nagasu Was An Avalanche Ice Girl

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Proving that old adage, “you just never know,” who among those that attended a Colorado Avalanche during the 2015-16 season would have guessed that one of the ice girls would go on to make history at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang?

Which is exactly what happened when Team USA figure skater Mirai Nagasu became the first American woman to successfully land a triple axel during Olympic competition.

That’s right, Nagasu went from cleaning the ice at the Pepsi...



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