U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program and Team USA luge coach Staff Sgt. Bill Tavares (center) talks with WCAP Utah National Guard Sgt. Preston Griffall (right) and New York Army National Guard Sgt. Matt Mortensen (left) before the first heat of the Olympic luge doubles event, Feb. 12, 2014, at Sanki Sliding Centre in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. The U.S. Army duo finished 14th in the event.