LAKE LOUISE, Alta. — American star Lindsey Vonn won the season-opening World Cup downhill Friday in a one minute 50.5 seconds.
It was Vonn's 16th career victory at Lake Louise.
Cornelia Huetter of Austria was second in 1:51.08. Her teammate Ramona Siebenhofer was third, 1.07 seconds back of Vonn.
Larisa Yurkiw of Owen Sound, Ont., was 12th.