SPA boys' and girls' Alpine will both send skiers to the 2021 Minnesota State Alpine Championships later this month.
After strong performances at the Section competition on March 3 at Wild Mountain, senior Julia Scott '21 and freshman Henry Giles '24 qualified for the State meet. Julia placed 8th in her race with a time of 1:08:62. Henry placed 4th in his race, finishing in 1:02:89. Both will now compete at the State Meet, which will be held on March 10 at Giant's Ridge.
The Spartans put in a solid performance in the team event as well. The girls' team of Julia Scott, Maya Sachs '23, Fiona Rucker '21, Clara Garner '22, Nikola Barkwell '23, and Sophie Cullen '22 finished 4th as a team. On the boys' side, the team of Henry Giles, Will Sedo '22, Phineas Tait '21, Matthew Degnan '21, Wyatt Tait '23, and Soren Mishra '23 also finished 4th.
Congratulations to all our Alpine skiers on a great season, and best of luck to Julia and Henry at State!