LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (WKTV) - Remsen-native Erin Hamlin had her season's best finish Friday as the World Cup cicuit made a visit to her home track of Lake Placid.

Hamlin did not medal but took fifth place. Her Team USA Teammate Julia Clukey took second place for a silver medal.

Hamlin holds the track record on the Mt. Van Hoevenberg track. She set that back in 2009, when she won the World Championship.

Natalie Geisenberger, of Germany, took the gold medal and Alex Gough from Canada took bronze.

NEWSChannel 2 spoke with Hamlin follower her competition. Click the video for her entire interview.