Student News

Ski Teams Defend Their New England Titles

Newman, Anna – February 18, 2012

On February 15, 2012, both the boys and girls alpine ski teams successfully defended their New England Class A titles at Proctor Academy.  In the morning the boys dominated the GS course by placing 4 racers in the top 10. Dylan Alvarez ’13 was our top finisher in 4th place followed by Captain Oliver Hopkinson ’12 in 6th, Jack Paul ’14 in 9th, and Reed Horton ’14 in 10th.  Meanwhile the girls were winning the slalom event. Lauren Stobierski ’14 won the race with Annika Trapness ’13 finishing in 3rd and Captain Beth Lawless ’12 coming in 7th.

In the afternoon events the girls and boys teams continued their winning ways.  Lauren Stobierski became the GS champion followed by Annika Trapness in 9th and Beth Lawless in 13th.  The boys team won a close slalom race with Dylan Alvarez again pacing the team in 2nd with support from Oliver Hopkinson in 7th and Peter Stobierski in 10th.  Rounding out the Deerfield championship squads were Captain Marly Morgus ’12 and Signe Ahl ’15.

Coaches for the teams are Jodi Tanguay, J.J. Tanguay, and Marc Dancer.

Full results can be found at prepskiing.org.