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Winter Olympics: US hockey includes first African-American player

Although this will be his first Olympic Games, 20-year-old Jordan Greenway is no stranger to US hockey. Greenway, who plays college hockey for Boston University, has already represented the United States at the World Junior Championship, and last May, he was part of the senior American team at the World Championship in Cologne and Paris.

At 6 feet, six inches (1.97 meters) and 227 pounds (103 kilograms), Greenway is the biggest player on the US team that will compete in Pyeongchang. However, the left winger has also put up some decent numbers in the East US college conference, scoring 15 goals and chipping in with 42 assists over the past two seasons.

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Deutsche Welle: DW.com – Sports

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