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.
The 62nd Annual NCAA Skiing Championships are set to begin Wednesday in Lake Placid, N.Y., and CU is primed for another title run.
A total of 11 University of Colorado ski team members were honored Friday on the 2015 National Collegiate All-Academic Ski Team, administered and awarded by the United States Collegiate Ski Coaches Association.
University of Colorado ski team senior Rune Oedegaard was named the Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association's Men's Nordic MVP and he and eight other Buffs were named to various All-RMISA teams, the conference announced Wednesday.
A full team of 12 University of Colorado ski team members are part of the 174 student-athletes nationwide that qualified for the 2015 NCAA Skiing Championships, to be held March 11-14 in Lake Placid, N.Y., with St. Lawrence University hosting, the NCAA announced late Monday.
Buoyed by two individual wins and nine finishes in the top eight Saturday, the ski team rallied to win the RMISA Championship.
The ski team enjoyed a solid all-around day Friday, as the Buffaloes are in second place at the midway point of the RMISA Championships.