Tahoe's Bowman wins X Games gold medal

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ASPEN, Colo. (KOLO) - South Tahoe's Maddie Bowman won the gold medal at the Winter X Games on Thursday in Aspen.

She scored a 92 in the women's superpipe, 1.66 points better than the silver medalist.

It's her ninth career X Games medal, and her fifth gold.

Bowman will now head to Korea for the upcoming Winter Olympics. She won the gold medal in the halfpipe in 2014.