Medal Count 2010 Winter Olympics: Team USA's New York and New Jersey Olympians

Double G SportsCorrespondent IMarch 1, 2010

VANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 28:  Zach Parise #9 of the United States celebrates after scoring a goal to tie the scores 2-2 late in the third during the ice hockey men's gold medal game between USA and Canada on day 17 of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Canada Hockey Place on February 28, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada.  (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
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The 2010 Vancouver Olympics were full of excitement, drama, and tragedy.

Team USA had a terrific, overall performance and came home with the most medals.

With 37 total medals, Team USA essentially won these games.  That total is the most ever for Team USA in the Winter Olympics.

Alpine Skiing was the big winner this year, bringing home a total of eight medals.

There were some significant New York and New Jersey representatives in Vancouver. Below you will find the members of Team USA that were either born, raised, or currently reside in New York or New Jersey.

Zach Parise, Ryan Miller, Caitlin Compton, Bill Demong, Haley Johnson, and Steve Mesler are just a few of the names you will find in this article.

To see which athletes are from New York or New Jersey and to see how they fared in the Vancouver games, visit Double G Sports.