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Shaun White wins gold in men's halfpipe

February 17, 2010 |  8:16 pm

Defending Olympic gold medalist Shaun White easily won gold again Wednesday, scoring 48.4 points on the second run of the men's halfpipe finals to easily outdistance Peetu Piroinen of Finland.

Piroinen won the silver with a score of 45.0.

Lago won the bronze with a score of 42.8.

Louie Vito of "Dancing with the Stars" fame finished in fifth with a score of 39.4.

-- Houston Mitchell in Vancouver, Canada