Jon Kuhns

East Grand Middle School hosts relay race at YMCA

East Grand Nordic Ski Team held their home relay race at the YMCA Nordic Center on Saturday, Jan. 18. The race was an inter-squad relay race in which each skier had to ski a 1.2 km classic lap and a 1.2 km skate lap. In addition to the speed of the relay teams, points were also awarded for best team dress, best team name, best team spirit, and sportsmanship. Top finishers in the classic lap were Sebastian Brower, Will Delay, and Jeremy Peterson for the boys and Darby Howard, Sierra Smith, and Sage Michel for the girls. Top racers in the skate lap were Darby Howard, Lizzie Barker and Sierra Smith for the girls, and Sebastian Brower, Wil Cleveland, and Vinny Troccoli for the boys. The overall relay-team champion was Team “Wiggin Out,” which included team members Vinny Troccoli, Sarah Hough, Aaron Sanders, and Emily Jensen.

Next Saturday the Cubs travel to Steamboat for a 3K classic race.


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The Sky-Hi News Updated Jan 24, 2014 04:08PM Published Jan 22, 2014 07:53PM Copyright 2014 The Sky-Hi News. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.