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Rebecca Wilczak

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Born in Berwyn, Becky Wilczak grew up in River Forest and took up the sport of luge when she was 12 years old. She graduated from Oak Park & River Forest High School in 1998. A top performer for the United States, she competed in women's single luge at the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympic games where she tied the best-ever finish by a U.S. female luger. Wilczak was named USA Luge's 2002 Female Athlete of the Year.