Nordic Skiing Concludes Competition at Saint Lawrence Carnival

Nordic Skiing Concludes Competition at Saint Lawrence Carnival

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - The Saint Michael's College Nordic skiing team completed competition when the three-day Saint Lawrence University Carnival concluded on Sunday at Mount Van Hoevenberg. Combined with the Alpine squad, which raced on Friday and Saturday, the Purple Knights took eighth place among 17 schools.

TEAM RESULTS

  • Between the Alpine and Nordic teams, Saint Michael's captured eighth place out of 17 institutions for the carnival with 349 points, holding off Bates College (331) and Harvard University (328).
  • The University of Vermont won the carnival with 895 points.

WOMEN'S LEADERS

  • Senior Amy Duclos (Clifton Park, N.Y./Shenendehowa), 58th in 10K classic, 40:59.7
  • Senior Ellen Emers (East Hardwick, Vt./Hazen Union), 66th, 46:25.5
  • First-year Rachel Smith (Old Forge, N.Y./Town of Webb), 67th, 46:46.0
  • Sophomore Emma Bellefleur (Wolfeboro, N.H./Kingswood Regional), 68th, 47:56.7

MEN'S LEADERS

  • Senior Mitch McDonald (Prior Lake, Minn./Prior Lake), 66th in 10K classic, 34:27.1
  • First-year Mikey Halligan (Gansevoort, N.Y./Saratoga Central Catholic), tied for 67th, 34:36.4
  • First-year John Cunningham (Springfield, N.H./Kearsarge Regional), 69th, 34:45.3
  • First-year Brian Wing (Chugiak, Alaska/Chugiak), 71st, 35:11.1
  • First-year Gaelan Boyle-Wight (Newry, Maine/Telstar Regional), 73rd, 35:52.5
  • First-year Will Meehan (Concord, Mass./Concord-Carlisle Regional), 77th, 39:59.3

NEXT SAINT MICHAEL'S EVENT

  • Friday at University of New Hampshire Carnival, 9 a.m.
  • Both the Alpine and Nordic teams will be in action on Friday.