January 10, 2003

Cook Continues To Shine At Championships

 

RUMFORD, Maine â€Ã‚“ Chris Cook continued with hisimpressive performance at the Chevy Truck U.S. Cross Country Championships byplacing sixth in the Menâ€Ã‚™s Sprint on Thursday. 

Ben Cline placed 13th while teammate Mat Weierwas 40th in the event.  BryanCook was next in 42nd place as Dave Duede was 48th.  Jon Filardo in 57th place andAdriaan Ostrander in 88th place round out the NMU skiers.

As a team the menâ€Ã‚™s team won the Collegiate Cup that waspresented at the U.S. Cross Country Championships.

The championships conclude on Sunday with the mass-start,free technique, distance races as the men will ski the 50K course.  Athletes named to the World JuniorChampionships Team, the U-23 and World Championships teams will be announced atthe conclusion of the championships.

 



Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director
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