Tuesday Feb. 11, 2014 15:10 ET

15-year-old Ayumu Hirano wins silver in snowboard halfpipe

15-year-old Ayumu Hirano will represent Japan in halfpipe
Ayumu Hirano, of Nurakami, Niigata, Japan., won silver at Winter X Games and the US Open.  Hirano will be 15 years old during the Olympics and looks to represent Japan in halfpipe at the Olympic Games in Sochi. (Erlend Aas/NTB Scanpix/Associated Press)



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