FAIRFIELD - Fairfield native Julie Chu won a silver medal Thursday with the women's ice hockey team at the Sochi Olympics.

The team lost the gold medal game 3-2 in overtime to Canada. 

In Fairfield, fans cheering for Chu said they're proud that someone from southwestern Connecticut competed in the games. 

This was Chu's fourth trip to the Olympics and her third silver medal. She also has one bronze medal.