Local XC Skiers Qualify for Junior Nationals
Duluth East skiers Annie Harvieux and Sophie Schuder have been named to the Midwest Junior National Nordic Ski Team. St. Scholastica skiers Scott Johanik, Chris Parr, Paul Schommer, and Sharmila Ahmed also qualified. Coaches who will accompany the team include Bonnie Fulller-Kask (Duluth East), James Keyes (Lake Superior Ski Club), and Jenna Krueger (former DXC Summer Juniors coach). The Midwest Junior team is sponsored by the Central Cross Country Ski Association (CXC), which is the regional governing body for USSA. Junior Nationals will be held at Soldier Hollow in early March. Congratulations to the skiers and their coaches on this accomplishment!