Skiing Wraps Up Regular Season at EISA Regionals

Photo courtesy: Gil Talbot
Photo courtesy: Gil Talbot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—The Harvard ski team heads to Maine this weekend, Feb. 22-23, for the EISA Regional Championships hosted by Bates College. Alpine competition will be held at Sunday River in Newry, Maine while nordic competition will take place at Black Mountain in Rumford, Maine.

Event: EISA Regional Championships
Dates: Feb. 22-23
Venue: Sunday River (alpine), Black Mountain (nordic)
Location: Newry, Maine (alpine), Rumford, Maine (nordic)
Start Times:
-Friday: 9:15 a.m. (alpine), 10 a.m. (nordic)
-Saturday: 9:15 a.m. (alpine), 10 a.m. (nordic)

Start lists and results: click here.

What to Know
-Last time out, Harvard placed seventh overall at the highly competitive Middlebury Carnival, amassing a total 380 points.
-At Middlebury, the women's nordic ski squad picked up a sixth-place finish in the 10K classic and a team-leading fourth place finish in the 5K freestyle.
-First-year James Kitch claimed his best finish this season at Middlebury last weekend, taking fifth-place with a time of 39:51.2 in the 15K classic.
-Sophomore captain Nellie Ide contested both slalom runs at Middlebury to earn a season-best tenth place finish in the event.
-Four women's nordic skiers—Hannah Hardenbergh, Tegan Thorley, Nina Armstrong and Lily Koffman—finished the Middlebury 5K race within the top-30.

Up Next
The Crimson sets its sights on the NCAA Skiing Championships, March 8-9, in Stowe, Vt.