December 21, 2005

Skiers At World Cup

 

CANMORE, Alberta â€Â“ The final two events of the WorldCup were held over the weekend. Ã‚  Saturday (Dec. 17), the event was the 15Kclassic, mass start race. Sunday it was the team sprints in which each skierraced three laps on a 1.2K course.

 

Current â€Â˜Cat, Lindsay Williams placed 37th in theclassic with a time of 50:08.4.  Former NMU skier, Abigail Larson, placed 39thin the event (50:20.0) and current skier Lindsey Weier was 40th(50:40.6).

 

On Sunday, Williams teamed with Wendy Wagner on the USA I team to place 11th.  Weier was on the USA III team along with KateWhitcomb to finish 16th.

 

The next major event for the NMU skiers is the U.S. CrossCountry Championships at Soldier Hollow, Utah from Jan. 3-10.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director
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