Sasha Cohen's silver medal was the eighth ever by an American woman in the sport and the second for the United States in these Games. Ice dancers Tanith Belbin and Ben Agosto won the other.
Japan finally has a golden girl
Shizuka Arakawa landed five triple jumps, three in combination, but it was her beauty, elegance and unparalleled musicality that set her apart.
The queen and her court
There's no doubt who the gold medalist is in this picture. Silver medalist Sasha Cohen of the United States, left, and bronze medalist Irina Slutskaya of Russia join a beaming Shizuka Arakawa of Japan on the podium.
Just happy to be here
Emily Hughes, 17, who replaced Michelle Kwan when she withdrew with a groin injury, enjoys her seventh-place effort, one spot behind fellow U.S. teen Kimmie Meissner.