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Excitement At The Shoreline Over Three Madison Athletes In Winter Olympics

Excitement At The Shoreline Over Three Madison Athletes In Winter Olympics

Residents of Madison like to say they’re at least 30 minutes from an ice rink and an hour from a hill — as unlikely a small, shoreline town as any to produce three winter Olympians.

As it turns out, Madison is far less shocked than awed at the success of aerial skiers and former classmates Mac Bohonnon and Kiley McKinnon and ice dancer Zachary Donohue. Each was born and raised in the town of 18,000 and will represent the country in the upcoming Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

The Madison Olympians have captured the imagination of a town best known by its summer contingent for crowded beaches and seaside cottages, but loved by locals for more family-centered...

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