Sen. Menendez Wishes Good Luck to Olympic Athletes from NJ Competing in Sochi

Sen. Menendez Wishes Good Luck to Olympic Athletes from NJ Competing in Sochi

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) today begins rooting for the eight Team USA athletes from New Jersey competing in Sochi and wishes the best of luck to all 230 Olympians on Team USA.

"It's always an exciting time when people around the world come together in peaceful and friendly competition," said Sen. Menendez. "For me, a highlight of the games is seeing native New Jerseyans competing on a world stage. They symbolize our pride in America and New Jersey, and it is with much delight that I wish them the best of luck in Sochi."

The Team USA athletes from New Jersey are listed below:

Name

Age

Hometown*

Sport

John Carlson

24

Colonia

Hockey

Kyle Carr

27

Flemington

Speedskating

Chris Creveling

27

Flemington

Speedskating

Jazmine Fenlator

28

Wayne

Bobsled

Jamie Greubel

30

Princeton

Bobsled

Kyle Tress

32

Lambertville

Skeleton

James Van Riemsdyk

24

Middletown

Hockey

Felicia Zhang

20

Plainsboro

Figure skating

Click here for a full schedule of the 2014 Olympic Games.

*Hometown information collected by The Star-Ledger.

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