March 7, 2003

Patzer Picks Up Second Ncaa All-american Honor

 

HANOVER, N.H. â€Ã‚“ Hilary Patzer led the NMU womenskiers on Friday at the 2003 NCAA Skiing National CollegiateChampionships.  Patzer finished seventhin the 15k classical race with a time of 48:03.1.  She was the top American finisher in the event.  Patzer picked up her second NCAAAll-American honor of the week.

Rachel Daw of NMU was 17th with a time of 49:12.6in the event as teammate Tami Kochen was 18th (50:12.9).

NMU is 10th in the team standings with 259.0points.  The University of Utah leadsthe team competition with 539.0 points. The final day of the championships is tomorrow (March 8) with the menâ€Ã‚™sand womenâ€Ã‚™s slalom.

 

 

 



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Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director
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