PYEONGCHANG COMPETITION SCHEDULE:
Doherty finished 44th (52:25) in the 20km Individual on Feb. 15, 4 minutes and 21 seconds behind Olympic champion Johannes Thingnes Boe of Norway. He missed three total shots from his two prone shoots — two in the first, one in the second. Doherty was clean from the standing position in both bouts.
Doherty finished 65th (25:55) in the 10km Sprint on Feb. 11, 2 minutes and 16 seconds behind Olympic champion Arnd Peiffer of Germany. He missed four of five shots from the prone position then hit all five from the standing position.
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This is Sean Doherty's second Olympics. He previously competed for Team USA at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Most recent World Cup ranking was 39th total, 47th in individual, 35th in sprint, 37th in mass start and 38th in pursuit (2017/18).
BIRTHDAY: June 8, 1995 (22 years old)
HOMETOWN: Center Conway, N.H.
CLUB/PRO TEAM: Pemigewasset Valley Fish & Game Club
HOBBIES: Fishing, cycling, woodworking
FUN FACTS: Youngest US biathlete to compete at Winter Olympic Games; took part in men's 4x7.5km relay in Sochi 2014 at age of 18. Also first US biathlete to triple podium at any World Championship event — and he's done it three times ('13, '14, '16).
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: 16th in relay at '14 Olympics in Sochi, RUS; 7th in relay at '17 Worlds in Hochfilzen, AUT; 8th in relay at '16 Worlds in Oslo, NOR; 14th at '15 Worlds in Kontiolahti, FIN; bronze in mixed relay at '12 Youth Olympics in Innsbruck, AUT
OTHER CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Gold in pursuit, silver in sprint, bronze in individual at '16 Junior Worlds in Cheile Gradistei, ROU; bronze in sprint at '15 Youth Worlds in Minsk-Raubichi, BLR; gold in sprint and pursuit, silver in individual at '14 Youth Worlds in Presque Isle, ME, USA; gold in pursuit, silver in sprint and individual at '13 Youth Worlds in Obertilliach, AUT; 13th in sprint and pursuit at '12 Youth Worlds in Kontiolahti, FIN; 12th in relay at '11 Youth Worlds in Nove Mesto, CZE
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