Lolo Jones makes U.S. Olympic bobsled team

Lolo Jones has made the United States Olympic bobsled team. She was named one of the squad’s pushers on Sunday, following a World Cup event.

According to Yahoo! Sports, Jones becomes the ninth American to have competed in both Summer and Winter Olympic Games. Lauryn Williams, a gold-medalist relayer in London, also made the team, joining Jones on the shortlist of Summer/Winter Olympians. With the team, Jones looks to capture her first Olympic medal.

The 2014 Sochi Opening Ceremonies will take place on February 6. Bobsledding competitions start on February 16.

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