Women's alpine skiing fifth at USCSA Championships

Sports Information
March 11, 2012

SUNDAY RIVER, Maine - The St. Olaf women's alpine ski team finished fifth at the United States Collegiate Skiing and Snowboarding National Championships, which wrapped up on Saturday.

The Ole women, who were led by Katie Ulvestad, were third in the giant slalom and seventh in the slalom in the event.

Ulvestad finished ninth in the overall standings, taking 15th in the giant slalom and seventh in the slalom.

Women's Giant Slalom
Ulvestad was the Oles top finisher in 15th position. She was followed by McKenna McNabb (16th), Madison McLachlan (24th), Miranda Ness (36th) and Alex Anderson (58th). The women placed 3rd in the Giant Slalom.

Women's Slalom
Katie Ulvestad again was the top Ole finisher coming in 7th in the race. She was followed by Madison McLachlan (33rd), Alex Anderson (39th) and Kathleen Stefely (42nd). The women finished the slalom in 7th place.

USCSA 2nd Team All-America
Ulvestad 3x (Slalom 7th, Giant Slalom 15th and overall 9th)

USCSA 2nd Team All-Academic
McKenna McNabb

USCSA Honorable Mention All-Academic
Kathleen Stefely Madison McLachlan

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