The Lobos welcomed schools to their home turf in Red River, N.M. The meet was the only home event of the season for UNM
Junior (2013): Finished a season-best second place in the slalom at the Utah Invite on Feb. 7...had three other top-10 finishes, all in the slalom - eighth at the CU/Spencer Nelson Memorial Invite, seventh at the DU Invite and sixth at the UNM Invite...finished 14th in RMISA MVP Points with 299.
Sophomore (2012): Earned All-Academic Ski Team honors from the United States Collegiate Ski Coaches Association...finished 13th in the giant slalom at the RMISA Alpine Qualifer...placed fourth in the slalom at the CU Invitational/Spencer Nelson Memorial...finished fifth in the slalom at the University of Denver Invitational...sustained a season-ending injury following the DU Invite.
Freshman (2011): Captured first place in the slalom at the Jade Enterprises/UNM Invitational (Feb. 5)...tied for third place with a time of 2:03:57 in the giant slalom at the RMISA/2011 NCAA West Region Championships (Feb. 26)...finished seventh (1:28.66) in the slalom at the Montana State Invitational (Jan. 16).
Personal: Born Feb. 3, in Kajaani, Finland...son of Jorma and Marja-Leena Penttinen...has three siblings: Jenni, Antti and Atte...studying business administration...enjoys golf, tennis, soccer and salsa dancing.