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UMass Ski Team Compete In NCAA Regional
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The UMass men's and women's ski teams both took part in NCAA Regional competition on Feb. 21-22, at the Middlebury Snow Bowl in Middlebury, Vt. The men's team placed eighth in the slalom and ninth in the giant slalom, while the women came in ninth in the giant slalom and 10th in the slalom.

Junior Beau Gibson (Oakland, Md.) was the top finisher for the Minutemen in both races. He placed 25th in the slalom (1:32.49) and 27th in the giant slalom (2:07.77). For the women's team, senior Carolyn Lewenberg (Newton, Mass.) led the way with a 17th place finish in the slalom (1:43.48), while sophomore Margaret Smith (Okemos, Mich.) had a team-best 31st place performance in the giant slalom (2:15.66).

 

 

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