Women's Alpine Skiing
Women's alpine ski at USSA slalom
Ole women ski to win at Mt. La Crosse
JANUARY 21, 2014 — LA CROSSE, Wis. - St. Olaf won the Mt. La Crosse Cup, taking first in both events on Saturday and Sunday at the USCSA MCSA Lake Superior / Chicago Division at Mt. La Crosse Ski Area.
Ole women ski in Michigan
JANUARY 14, 2014 — HANCOCK, Mich. - The St. Olaf women's alpine ski team competed in a FIS race on Saturday and Sunday at Mont Ripley Ski Area.
Olsen named head coach of Oles' alpine ski programs
SEPTEMBER 17, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Jacob Olsen, a 2006 graduate of St. Olaf, was named head coach of the Ole men's and women's alpine ski programs on Tuesday, athletic director Matt McDonald announced.
Cook steps away as alpine coach
MAY 23, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Kevin Cook, who served as director of skiing at St. Olaf since 2006, stepped away to pursue other opportunities.
Women's alpine finishes third in slalom to finish third at USCSA's
MARCH 8, 2013 — SUN VALLEY, Idaho - The St. Olaf women's alpine ski team finished third in Thursday's slalom to finish third in the combined team standings at the United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Championships.
Ole women are third in giant slalom at USCSA's
MARCH 6, 2013 — SUN VALLEY, Idaho - The St. Olaf women's alpine ski team finished third in the giant slalom at the United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association Championships on Tuesday.
Ole women qualify for USCSA nationals
FEBRUARY 21, 2013 — MARQUETTE, Mich. - The St. Olaf women's alpine ski team took first at the USCSA Regional Championships and earned a trip to the USCSA National Championships led by Katie Ulvestad's first place finish in the slalom at Marquette Mountain this weekend.
Oles win USCSA Divisional Championships
FEBRUARY 12, 2013 — AFTON, Minn. - The St. Olaf women's alpine ski team won the USCSA Divisional Championships this past weekend, with Katie Ulvestad winning easily in both the slalom and giant slalom competitions.
Oles ski well in California and Colorado
FEBRUARY 8, 2013 — SUGAR BOWL, Calif. - The Oles' alpine ski team competed in California and Colorado over interim break among some of the toughest competition they've faced this year. Madison McLachlan had the highest placing on the St. Olaf team with a fifth place finish in California.
Ole women ranked fifth nationally
FEBRUARY 7, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf women's alpine ski team is currently ranked fifth in the nation, only trailing behind the four teams that beat them last year. The Oles, who placed fifth last year, are the only non-scholarship team in the top five.
Oles compete at Spirit Mountain Mid-Am
JANUARY 27, 2013 — DULUTH, Minn. - The St. Olaf women's alpine ski team competed in the Spirit Mountain Mid-Am from Jan 25-27 against some of the top competition in the country, as well as racers from seven different countries in Duluth, Minnesota. Laura Post and Katie Ulvestad placed each day of the event, with Post finishing with a team high fourth place showing.
Ole women win at Mt. LaCorsse
JANUARY 22, 2013 — MT. LACROSSE, Wis. - The St. Olaf women's alpine ski team once again finished first at the USCSA Midwest Conference event this weekend, taking four of the top five spots in the giant slalom and three of the top five spots in the slalom.
Oles storm Canada and dominate Mid-AM FIS races
JANUARY 16, 2013 — THUNDER BAY, CANADA - Junior Katie Ulvestad led the St. Olaf women's alpine ski team this weekend with two first place finishes at the Slalom races this weekend at the Loch Lomond FIS competition.
Oles dominate first collegiate alpine ski race of the season
JANUARY 7, 2013 — WAUSAU, Wisc. - The St. Olaf alpine team won both the Slalom and Giant Slalom races this weekend at the Granite Peak led by Katie Ulvestad's wins in both events at the Granite Peak USCSA Race, which finished on Sunday.
Women's alpine skiing fifth at USCSA Championships
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.