SOCHI, Russia – Pilot Kaillie Humphries of Calgary and brakeman Heather Moyse of Summerside have set the stage for an exciting finish.
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Prince Edward Island's Heather Moyse, left, and Kaillie Humphries start their first run during the women's two-man bobsled competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday.
Humphries and Moyse, in the Canada 1 sled, posted a time of 57.57 in the third heat in the two-woman bobsleigh competition at the Winter Olympics on Wednesday. The U.S. 1 sled of pilot Elana Meyers and brakeman Lauryn Williams, had a time of 57.69.
The U.S. 1 sled, which went into the day’s action with a lead of 23-hundreds of a second ahead of Canada 1, has seen that cushion reduced to 11-hundreds of a second.
Each sled has one more run later Wednesday afternoon.