Jan. 26, 2010
The University of New Mexico ski team earned the No. 1 ranking in this week's NCAA Power Rankings as selected by SkiRacing.com. The Lobos began the preseason in the No. 5 spot and moved up to No. 2 on Jan. 18 with a second-place finish at the Montana State Invitational. UNM won the Utah Invitational over the weekend and moved up to No. 1.
The next event for the Lobos and the rest of the Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association is next week's Jade Enterprises/New Mexico Invitational in Red River and Taos on Feb. 5-6.