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Dita Alangkara, Associated Press
Noelle Pikus-Pace of the United States cries during the flower ceremony after winning the silver medal during the women's skeleton competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.

The Associated Press' photographers found a new way to look at Olympic athletes and the games on Friday. Here are best 14 photos, including a great shot of Utah's Noelle Pikus-Pace after she claimed the silver medal, from Day 7 of the Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

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