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Vermont’s Jackie Hernandez hoping for World Cup test

Like many riders barreling down the snowboardcross course in Sochi, Russia, southern Vermont’s Jackie Hernandez is hoping the World Cup competition really is a test run for her to return for the 2014 Olympics at the Black Sea resort city.

Last year was a breakout season for the 20-year-old, winning six of eight Nor-Ams before wrapping up with a victory at the final World Cup.

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