January 20, 2003

Alpine Skiers Day Two At St. Lawrence Carnival

 

CAMP FORTUNE, Quebec â€Ã‚“ The second day of competitionon Sunday at the St. Lawrence Carnival saw the â€Ã‚˜Cats place ninth with 27.0points in the slalom event.  TheUniversity of Vermont scored 88 points for the second day of skiing. Ã‚ ÃƒÃ‚‚  Overall the â€Ã‚˜Cats scored 54.50 points tofinish in ninth place for both days of skiing. Vermont had 174 points for the both days. 

Kate Hosking led the â€Ã‚˜Cats with a 23rd placeshowing on Sunday with a total time of 1:34.53.  Her second run of 46.02 was the 10th fastest run ofthe day.  Danielle Denbleyker placed 35thas she turned in a total time of 1:40.36. Beth Somalski was the third NMU skier to place in the event as sheplaced 44th (1:47.83).

Lori Hellowell, Jazz Centauro and Meri Koski did not finishthe event.

The skiers will be in action again on Jan. 23-26 at theLusten/Spirit Mid America Series Race in Duluth, Minn.

 



Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director
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