April 30, 2010, UNM Board of Regents - photos courtesy of UNM Communications & Marketing
Activities during the week at 2010 NCAA Ski Championships
Podium photos, courtesy of Utah Athletics
Junior (2009): NCAA NATIONAL CHAMPION IN SLALOM and All-American Honors ... became the first Lobo to repeat as a national champion in an individual event (2007, 2009) ... UNM Scholar Athlete ... First team all RMISA ... Women's Alpine team Co-MVP ... 2009 NCAA Women's alpine team title ... 3rd consecutive NCAA Championships ... won the DU slalom ... 5th at the CU slalom ... 3 top ten finishes.
Sophomore (2008): Earned All-America honors in giant slalom with 7th-place finish at NCAA Championships ... Placed 33rd in slalom at NCAAs ... First team all-RMISA ... NSCA All-Academic Team ... Named RMISA Skier of the Week on Feb. 11 for performance at UNM Invitational ... Earned RMISA Yellow Bib in women's giant slalom ... Finished RMISA season ranked tied for first in giant slalom and tied for second in slalom ... Picked up first giant slalom first-place finish of UNM career at Western State Invitational ... Alpine women's team co-MVP ... Did not finish lower than 7th-place in giant slalom all season ... Had three top-5 finishes in slalom.
Freshman (2007): NCAA NATIONAL CHAMPION IN SLALOM ... Became tenth Lobo in program history to win an individual national title ... Placed 33rd in giant slalom at NCAA Championships ... Second team all-RMISA ... Ranked fourth in slalom and eighth in giant slalom in RMISA ... Continually improved place finish in slalom in each race, moving from 17th place at Montana State Invitational to 1st place at the New Mexico Invitational ... Had season-best finish of fourth place in giant slalom at Denver Invitational ... Recorded three top-10 finishes in giant slalom during the regular season ... Alpine women's team MVP.
Prior to UNM: Placed first and third in the Sundsvall FIS slalom races ... Third in the downhill in the Are FIS event ... Has five National Junior Championship medals ... Second in the Super G at the 2004 National Championships ... Competed in the Junior World Championships ... Was a member of the Swedish National Junior Team in 2005 ... Member of Gallo SK.
Personal: Born Sept. 20, 1985, in Ostersund, Sweden ... Daughter of Jan and Margareta Hemmingsson ... Last attended Mid Sweden University in her hometown of Ostersund, Sweden ... Has one sister, Madelene ... Majoring in Organizational Management with an emphasis in entrepreneurial studies.
Career Best Finishes