Skiers Complete NorAM Races
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  12/22/2003
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

Dec. 22, 2003

|Men's Results|Women's Results|

The University of New Mexico Nordic Ski team concluded the NorAm Super Tour race at Soldier Hollow, Utah Sunday with another strong showing. The women's team took home three of the top-4 spots in the 5K Classic race. The men also took home three of the top four spots in their 30K Pursuit race.

The Lobo women were once again led by junior Lena Jensen. She placed fourth overall, but was the second collegiate racer to cross the finish line. Sophomore Trine Lundamo and junior Martina Stursova were third and fourth among collegiate skiers, respectively. They finished eighth and tenth overall. Three other Lobo women took part in the race, including sophomore Eva-Lena Aronsson, and juniors Andrea Roberts and Pirkko Pulkkanen, who finished 18th, 20th and 21st overall.

The men's team was led by a trio of freshmen, Dirk Grimm, Geir-Endre Rogn, and Jedd Young. They finished second, third and fourth among collegiate skiers and 13th, 14th, and 21st overall.