Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
By David Bacharach, coach
A total of nine Powder Ridge racers earned top five finishes at Trollhaugen in the second of a four-race series for 2011. First place finishes were turned in by Abbie Swanson (Girls age 8) and Nathan Hilbert (Boys age 11). Second place finishes were Kaia Greely (Girls age 11) and Kelly Zelko (Girls age 14). Third place was captured by Anne Boesen (Girls age 10), fourth went to Brooke Swenson (Girls age 6 and Under) and Charlie Stuck (Boys age 11). Fifth places were earned by Tommy Becker (Boys age 6 and Under) and Nicholas Swenson (Boys age 11). Powder Ridge entered 60 racers who combined for 27 team points, compared to first place Welch Village (112) with 145 racers, Afton Alps (100) with 114 racers, Trollhaugen (52) with 47 racers and Coffee Mill (9) with 14 racers. The Powder Ridge Team will host a race at Powder Ridge Saturday, Feb. 5.