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December 16, 2013

Work to be done for Olympic hopefuls

Seabrook's Lago, Amesbury's Ferguson in mix for Sochi Games

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Still, Ferguson, who ranks fourth in the world, had higher expectations than an exit in the quarterfinal round. He had trouble with his landings in the quarterfinal round. The aerialists now head to Beijing for a World Cup in the famous Bird’s Nest stadium Dec. 21 and 22.

Although he was just entering his prime in 2010, Ferguson earned the second spot on the Olympic team for men’s aerials skiers, but was forced to withdraw after he was hospitalized with a series of stomach infections in the weeks before Opening Ceremonies.

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