Feb 4, 2014; Sochi, Rosa Khutor, RUS; USA snowboarder Shaun White during a training session on the hill at the 2nd jump at Extreme Park. Mandatory Credit: Jack Gruber-USA TODAY Sports

Sochi Olympics: Shaun White receives highest men’s halfpipe qualifying score


United States star Shaun White entered Day 4 of the 2014 Winter Olympics as the favorite to bring home the gold medal in the men’s halfpipe, and he is off to a good start. After qualifying runs, White has advanced straight to the finals with a score of 95.75.

His score topped all qualifiers and he is well on his way to capturing a third-straight gold.

Here are the full results from the qualifying runs:

Heat 1
Run 1
Run 2
Best
1
92.25
64.75
92.25
2
SwitzerlandChristian HallerQ
74.00
83.75
83.75
3
SwitzerlandDavid HablützelQ
48.75
81.00
81.00
4
FranceArthur LongoQ
79.25
20.75
79.25
5
SloveniaTim-Kevin RavnjakQ
68.75
76.50
76.50
6
ChinaWancheng ShiQ
76.00
15.50
76.00
7
United StatesGregory BretzQ
71.75
52.50
71.75
8
IrelandSeamus O ConnorQ
66.25
71.50
71.50
9
FranceJohann BaisamyQ
71.25
36.75
71.25
10
CanadaDerek Livingston
34.25
70.25
70.25
11
South KoreaKwang-Ki Lee
27.00
69.50
69.50
12
NetherlandsDimi de Jong
25.25
64.25
64.25
13
RussiaNikita Avtaneev
34.50
63.75
63.75
14
NetherlandsDolf van der Wal
25.50
62.50
62.50
15
RussiaPavel Kharitonov
58.75
54.50
58.75
16
Great BritainBen Kilner
43.50
16.25
43.50
17
FinlandJanne Korpi
28.00
41.00
41.00
18
RussiaSergey Tarasov
23.00
39.50
39.50
19
JapanRyo Aono
37.50
13.00
37.50
20
Great BritainDominic Harington
12.75
37.25
37.25
Heat 2
Run 1
Run 2
Best
1
United StatesShaun WhiteQ
95.75
70.75
95.75
2
JapanTaku HiraokaQ
92.25
63.50
92.25
3
United StatesDanny DavisQ
92.00
73.75
92.00
4
ChinaYiwei ZhangQ
90.00
89.75
90.00
5
United StatesTaylor GoldQ
81.50
87.50
87.50
6
AustraliaKent CallisterQ
87.00
25.50
87.00
7
AustraliaNathan JohnstoneQ
86.00
27.50
86.00
8
SwitzerlandIouri PodladtchikovQ
15.00
82.00
82.00
9
SwitzerlandJan ScherrerQ
43.50
69.75
69.75
10
AustraliaScott James
68.50
15.00
68.50
11
GermanyJohannes Höpfl
61.25
65.50
65.50
12
CanadaCrispin Lipscomb
29.25
65.25
65.25
13
FinlandMarkus Malin
33.50
62.50
62.50
14
South KoreaHo-Jun Kim
61.75
20.00
61.75
15
SloveniaJan Kralj
59.75
27.75
59.75
16
PolandMichał Ligocki
4.50
55.00
55.00
17
JapanAyumu Nedefuji
54.50
28.75
54.50
18
FinlandIlkka-Eemeli Laari
49.00
52.00
52.00
19
CanadaBrad Martin
31.25
22.50
31.25
FinlandPeetu Piiroinen
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