CU Honors Ski Team, Golf Teams, Academic Standouts
Seniors Brooke Wales Granstrom and Rune Oedegaard were both named to the Capital One Academic All-District 7 Men's and Women's At-Large teams, the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced Thursday.
Senior Brooke Wales Granstrom of the National Champion University of Colorado Ski Team has been awarded an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship as she looks to continue her education following her graduation this coming December.
The University of Colorado ski team celebrated its National Championship season Thursday night on the Folsom Field Club Level, handing out team awards at its annual banquet.
University of Colorado head coach Richard Rokos and Nordic coach Bruce Cranmer were both named National Coach of the Year honors by the United States Collegiate Ski Coaches Association Thursday as the organization announced its coaches and skier of the year.
Fresh off winning the program's 20th National Championship, the Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association named Bruce Cranmer the Nordic Coach of the Year and senior Rune Oedegaard the Men's Nordic Athlete of the Year for the 2015 season.
Skiers Maja Solbakken, Mads Stroem and Rune Oedegaard were named CU Athletes of the Week for March 9-15.
Buffaloes Capture 2015 NCAA Ski Championship
The ski team enjoyed a second dominant day in Nordic competition Friday, and wrestled the lead back from rival Utah at the NCAA Championships.
The ski team slipped into second place Thursday, but remains very much in the hunt at the midway point of the 62nd NCAA Skiing Championships.
The ski team scored big with five top 10 finishes Wednesday, emerging as the first day leader at the 62nd NCAA Skiing Championships.
The Colorado ski team will have one of the more experienced group of skiers at the NCAA Championships.