Kernan leads alpine team at St. Michael's event

Contact: William Sodoma
Date: January 22, 2010
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Josh Kernan

JEFFERSONVILLE, Vt. --- Josh Kernan led three Colby College men's alpine skiers in the top 19 in giant slalom racing on Friday at Smuggler's Notch at the Saint Michael's Ski Carnival.

Kernan placed 10th overall with runs of 49.82 and 51.03 for a 1:40.85. Brian Morgan had two consistent runs with a 50.36 and a 50.85 for a 1:41.21 to take 16th place, while Vincent Lebrun-Fortin was 19th in 1:41.53. Marc Massie, a first-year skier, took 27th place with a 1:42.53.

The Colby men had a solid score of 77 to take sixth place out of 10 teams, but the Mules were 18.5 points ahead of seventh place finisher Bates.

In women's racing, Cassady Roberts earned a top-20 finish by placing 20th with a two-run total time of 1:46.23. Michelle Seares took 25th place in 1:47.70 for Colby, which placed eighth overall.

Men's giant slalom team scores: 1. New Hampshire 111.5; 2. Middlebury 105.5; 3. Dartmouth 103; 4. Vermont 95; 5. Williams 85; 6. Colby 77; 7. Bates 58.5; 8. St. Lawrence 57.5; 9. St. Michael's 50; 10. Harvard 34

Colby men's results: 10. Josh Kernan, 1:40.85 (49.82, 51.03); 16. Brian Morgan, 1:41.21 (50.36, 50.85); 19. Vincent Lebrun-Fortin, 1:41.53 (50.13, 51.40); 27. Marc Massie, 1:42.53 (50.95, 51.58)

Women's giant slalom team scores: 1. Vermont 129; 2. Dartmouth 102; 3. New Hampshire 90; 4. (tie) Williams and Middlebury 85; 6. St. Lawrence 76; 7. Bates 66; 8. Colby 54; 9. Harvard 49; 10. St. Michael's 41

Colby women's results: 20. Cassady Roberts, 1:46.23 (53.14, 53.09); 25. Michelle Seares, 1:47.70 (53.41, 54.29); 33. Natalie Biedermann, 1:50.61 (54.57, 56.04); 36. Katie Houser, 1:51.11 (54.24, 56.87); 37. Maddie Strachota, 1:51.45 (55.33, 56.12)

 

 

 

 
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