June 5, 2008

Morgan Smyth And Sten Fjeldheim Honored By CCSA

Morgan Smyth
Morgan Smyth
MARQUETTE, Mich. – Morgan Smyth and Sten Fjeldheim have been honored by the Central Collegiate Ski Association (CCSA). Smyth was named the Skier of the Year while Fjeldheim picked up the Women’s Coach of the Year honors.
 
Smyth took fifth in the 5K freestyle and 16th in the 10K classic at the 2008 NCAA Skiing Championships. Fjeldheim has coached at NMU for 21 seasons over two stints. His NMU teams have produced 10 Olympians, five NCAA champions and over 40 NCAA All-Americans. At the 2008 NCAA event, NMU finished third among 21 teams in a tally of Nordic-only team standings.
 
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David Faiella
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