February 12, 2003

Alpine Skiers Day Three At Boyne Mountain

 

BOYNE MOUNTAIN, Mich. â€Ã‚“ This past Sunday (Feb. 9) theNMU alpine ski team competed at the Mid America Series Race that was held atBoyne Mountain.  The Wildcats placedfour skiers in the top 20.

Danielle Denbleyker led the way with a fifth place finish inthe giant slalom with a total time of 1:07.15.

Kate Hosking was 13th (1:07.52) while teammatesElizabeth Somalski (1:08.03) and Meri Koski (1:08.47) were 15th and17th respectively.

Two skiers placed in the 20s as Jarah Young was 24th(1:08.95) and Jazz Centauro was 26th (1:09.13).  Rebecca Beckett was 50th(1:11.07), Lori Hellowell was 52nd (1:11.28) and Sarah Brown was 65th(1:13.62) to round out the skiers for the â€Ã‚˜Cats on the day.

The team will be in action again on Feb. 21-22, as they willski at the Middlebury Carnival.

 



Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director
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