The 2012-13 campaign was one of ups and downs for Landstedt and the Lobos, capped by a sixth-place finish at the NCAAs
Resaland earned his second All-America honor as he finished sixth in the 20K freestyle race on Saturday
Mats Rudin Resaland finished second in the men's 10K classic and helped the Lobos improve one place at nationals
Coach Fredrik Landstedt said the underdog role should take some pressure off the UNM skiers
UNM will be represented by six apliners and six nordic skiers in Middlebury, Vt.
The final day of competition at the 2013 NCAA Championships - 15/20K mass start freestyle.
Photos from the 5/10K Classic race at the 2013 NCAA Championships on March 7. Credits to Corey Ransom and Chris Acosta.
Saturday's 10/10K Freestyle race as part of the UNM home Invite at the Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Area in Red River, N.M.
5/5K Classical race on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 at Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Area in Red River, N.M.
Jan. 8, 2013 -- Freestyle Sprint
Junior (2013): Placed 19th in both the 10K classical and 20K mass-start freestyle in his third trip to the NCAAs...finished in the top 20 in six of the 10 RMISA events in 2013...was regularly the Lobos' second or third guy...placed a season-high 14th in the 20K mass-start freestyle at the Utah Invite on Feb. 8...2012-13 Mountain West Scholar-Athlete...earned Capital One Academic All-District VII First Team honors.
Sophomore (2012): Earned All-Academic Ski Team honors from the United States Collegiate Ski Coaches Association and Lobo Scholar-Athlete honors...consistently placed in the top 20 for the Lobos throughout the regular season...finished 12th in the 10K freestyle and 15th in the 15K classical at the CU Invitational/Spencer Nelson Memorial on Jan. 13 and 14...took 20th in the 10K classical and placed 19th in the 15K freestyle at the University of Denver Invite on Jan. 20 and 21...finished 17th in the 5K classical and 19th in the 10K freestyle at the Alaska Anchorage Invitational Feb. 4 and 6...took 12th place in the 10K freestyle and seventh in the 20K classical at the Seawolf Invitational Feb. 9 and 10...at the RMISA Championships/NCAA West Regional finished 20th in the 10K freestyle and 12th in the 20K classic Feb. 24 and 25...took 28th in both the 10K freestyle and the 20K classic at NCAA Championships.
Freshman(2011): Took 12th place in the men's 20K mass start classic and 30th in the 10K freestyle at the NCAA Championships...finished sixth in the men's 10K freestyle race at the RMISA/2011 NCAA West Region Championships (Feb. 26)...led the Lobos with a seventh-place finish in the men's 10K freestyle at the Utah Invitational (Jan. 22).
Personal: Born April 6, 1989, in Zittau, Germany ...has a sister, Stefanie...attended Eliteschule des Wintersports (high school) in Oberwiesenthal, Germany...currently working on his degree in business administration...enjoys rock climbing, cycling and skiing...favorite band is Rammstein.