Steven Holcomb, who won a bronze medal for the United States in the two-man bobsled, along with his teammates Shelby, Neb. native Curt Tomasevicz, Steve Langton, and Chris Fogt in USA 1, finished with the bronze in four-man bobsled.
The U.S. was in fourth place just 0.17 seconds from the leader, and just 0.01 seconds from a medal. In the final heat, USA 1 edged out Russia-2 by 0.03 seconds for the bronze. After the competition, the former Husker football player tweeted.
“I told you it would be NUTS! #bronze!”
The 33-year old Tomasevicz announced his retirement after the Sochi Games.