Founders Club Scholarship Recipients Announced
U16 National Championships
Congratulations to the following athletes for receiving a Crystal Mountain Founders Club Scholarship for the 2014-2015 season: Alexandria Oseland, Devon Toribio, Jordan Harrison, Makaela Bielaski, Sadie Kerslake and Ty Ellis.
Thank you to the Founders Club for their continued support of CMAC athletes!
Congratulations to Alex Oseland, Katie Hensien, and Tyler Ellis who qualified for the U16 National Championships! Way to go!!
U16 PNSA Junior Olympic Team 2014
Congratulations to the U16 racers who qualified for the this year's Junior Olympic Team representing PNSA In Jackson, Wyoming. The CMAC attendees will be:
Sun Cup Downhill
Our U18 Nationals DH racer Andrew Osborne kicked off with a 3rd, and then was 1st on Sunday. Katie Hensien was 1st and 4th. Congrats again to two more Sun Cup DH winners! We had plenty of top scores as the FIS kids came back to race with our U16's. Including move up awards by Tess, Spencer and Katie. Defending Champ Nick Wurden finally got going on the last day to post an excellent 6th place finish, with Charlie getting a couple top 10's. On the girls side, Jordy was very consistent with 3rd and 2nd, as was Alex with 4th and 3rd. Talia came through with an awesome 9th on the last day. The full race report is here
Sun Cup SG: U16 Qualifier
As our U16 qualifiers were winding down to a close, we had many kids in contention for the Junior Olympics. CMAC was placing 4 and 5 racers in the top ten with Ty winning one SG and Katie also on the podium with a second in a SG. See the race report here.
NW Cup at Stevens Pass
Congrats to the superb skiing at the NW Cup at Stevens Pass. The U16 kids joined the FIS kids for this event and this helped CMAC combine for a ton of NW Cup Points. Jordy Harrison become the NW Cup leader on Monday as she won the first SL, and scored another podium on Sunday. Katie Hensien had a great weekend as well, coming in second for both slaloms. Andrew Osborne continued his strong season with a 2nd place SL on Saturday, with many boys scoring points. Christian won a second run of SL, and Mitch had an outstanding 6th place in GS. We again had so many podium finishes and huge move ups the results go on and on. Sydney Janssen got two move up awards and Petie Russell got the other one. On Monday, Alex Oseland scored a 2nd place with Skylar Cooley in 5th. The race report is here.
This was another sound year for CMAC's Fund For Excellence due to the generosity of the CMAC community! We exceeded our fundraising goal by 24%!
Buddy Werner 2014
What a great weekend! CMAC won the team overall award and was second on both the men's and women's team awards. The podium finishes included Katie Holm who won the slalom, was second in the GS, and first overall. Carter Jendrezak was second in the slalom. The full race report is here
U12 Cascade Cup!
CMAC’s U12 boys and girls competed against the best racers in the Pacific Northwest at Stevens Pass, with impressive results. The girl’s team placed first overall, while the boys just missed the podium. The full race report is here.
Andrew Osborne qualifies for U18 Nationals!
Congratulations to Andrew Osborne on being named to the U18 Western Region Team! He will be representing the Western Region of USSA at the U18 Nationals!
U18/U21 Championship Team 2014
Congratulations to the U18 and U21 racers who qualified for the Western Region Championships at Squaw Valley. The CMAC attendees will be:
U14 Podium Sweep at Hampton Cup
The U14 ladies came out swinging this weekend sweeping the podium! Saturday Katie Holm got 5th place overall, 1st for U14s; Madeline Lafreniere placed 8th overall, 2nd for U14s; Grace Pepin placed 9th overall, 3rd for U14s; and Izzy Buck placed 15th overall, 5th for U14s! On Sunday Katie Holm placed 2nd overall, 1st for U14 girls; Grace Pepin got 9th overall, 2nd U14 girls; and Maddie Lafreniere got 11th overall, 3rd for U14s. For the men’s race Saturday we had a stacked field in the U14 age group with Carter Jenderzak in 4th and Max Shoening in 5th, moving up 39 places. Sunday we had Carter Jenderzak in 1st place for U14s (12th overall) and got the move up award; Conner Niemann 3rd and Will Frohlich 4th for U14s with the 6th-10th spots again all going to CMAC boys! Overall result highlights were Peter Moe Lange getting 5th place on Saturday, Nick Wurden with a 7th place on Sunday and Corbin Kray finishing 9th both days. The full race report is here.