The 2012-13 campaign was one of ups and downs for Landstedt and the Lobos, capped by a sixth-place finish at the NCAAs
Resaland earned his second All-America honor as he finished sixth in the 20K freestyle race on Saturday
Mats Rudin Resaland finished second in the men's 10K classic and helped the Lobos improve one place at nationals
Coach Fredrik Landstedt said the underdog role should take some pressure off the UNM skiers
UNM will be represented by six apliners and six nordic skiers in Middlebury, Vt.
The final day of competition at the 2013 NCAA Championships - 15/20K mass start freestyle.
Photos from the 5/10K Classic race at the 2013 NCAA Championships on March 7. Credits to Corey Ransom and Chris Acosta.
5/5K Classical race on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 at Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Area in Red River, N.M.
Freshman (2012): Earned All-Academic Ski Team honors from the United States Collegiate Ski Coaches Association as well as Lobo Scholar-Athlete honors...earned second team All-America honors for finishing 10th at the NCAA Championships in the 20K classical...named Team MVP for nordic men...recorded four top-ten finishes in the regular season...placed eighth in the 15K classical at the CU Invitational/Spencer Memorial on Jan. 14...finished 10th in the 10K classical at the University of Denver Invitational...claimed eighth place in the classical at the Seawolf Invitational...finished in sixth place at the RMISA Championships/NCAA West Regional in the 20K classic on Feb. 25.
Prior to UNM: Graduated from Norges Toppidrettsgymnas in 2009.
Personal: Born in Lillehammer, Norway...Son of Jørn Prestsæter and Gry Wiese Horndalsveen...has two siblings, Anna (26) and Ellef Prestsæter (29)...hobbies include running, cooking, hiking, cycling and traveling...lists Ryan Hall and Thomas Alsgaard as his favorite athletes.