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Lacaille and Pecherand-Charmet Earn FIS Wins
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  12/15/2008
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

Dec. 15, 2008

WINTER PARK, Colo. --- University of New Mexico Alpine skiers Olivier Lacaille and Estelle Pecherand-Charmet won their respective giant slalom races on Saturday, Dec. 13, at the FIS event in Winter Park, Colo.

Pecherand-Charmet, a sophomore from Praz Sur Arly, France, won the women's race with a total time of 2:21.17. Senior Karin Ohlin placed eighth and freshman Jacqueline Hangl finished 10th

Lacaille, a junior from Montreal, won the men's race with a total time of 2:14.14.

The Lobos did not race on Sunday due to poor weather conditions.

UNM will continue training over the holidays before they head to Alaska for the beginning of the collegiate season and the Nordic U.S. Nationals.

Tuesday, January 06
TBA - 
Skiing
at Women's Giant Slalom
Wednesday, January 07
TBA - 
Skiing
at Men's Giant Slalom
Friday, January 09
TBA - 
Skiing
at Women's Giant Slalom
Saturday, January 10
TBA - 
Skiing
at Men's Giant Slalom
Sunday, January 11
TBA - 
Skiing
vs. Slalom
TBA - 
Skiing
vs. Freestyle (5/10K-Individual Start)
Monday, January 12
TBA - 
Skiing
at Classicial (10/15K-TBA)
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