2012-13 Nordic Skiing News

July 2, 2013
Rondevous Mountain Bike Race August 24
Michigan Tech athletics is pleased to announce that the fourth annual Michigan Tech Mountain Bike Rondevous Race will take place on August 24.

May 20, 2013
Cross Country, Nordic Skiing and Track and Field Teams Hand Out Team Awards
The Michigan Tech cross country, Nordic skiing and track and field teams recently handed out their yearly awards.

March 26, 2013
Ski Season Comes to an End
In a thrilling conclusion to the Nordic ski team’s season the Michigan Tech Huskies were pitted against the Northern Michigan Wildcats in a team sprint.

March 20, 2013
Skiers Conclude Competition at Junior Nationals
Kyle Hanson posted strong finishes in both the freestyle sprints and distance classic races to conclude competition at the 2013 US Junior National Nordic Ski Championships.

March 14, 2013
Hanson Top Finisher at US Nationals
Michigan Tech Nordic skier Kyle Hanson posted a pair of top-25 finishes at the 2013 US Junior National Championships.

February 24, 2013
Tech Finishes Third at NCAA Regional
Three Michigan Tech skiers earned all-region honors in the freestyle races at the NCAA Central Regional Championships Sunday (Feb. 24). Overall the Huskies had 10 student-athletes finish in the top-20.

February 23, 2013
Three Skiers Earn All-Region Honors
The Michigan Tech Nordic ski team had three women earn NCAA All-Region honors in the five-kilometer classic race Saturday (Feb. 23).

February 22, 2013
Three Skiers Earn All-CCSA Honors
Michigan Tech Nordic skiers Luke Gesior, Sarah Daniels and Lynn Duijndam each earned All-Central Collegiate Ski Association second team honors.

February 17, 2013
Women Third, Men Fourth at CCSA Championships
The Michigan Tech Nordic ski teams wrapped up competition at the Central Collegiate Ski Association Championships with the distance freestyle events Sunday (Feb. 17). Overall 10 Huskies finished in the top-25.

February 17, 2013
Tech Third After CCSA Classic Races
The Michigan Tech Nordic ski team had eight men and four women finish in the top-30 in the Central Collegiate Ski Association classic races Saturday (Feb. 16).

February 4, 2013
Both Relays Third at CCSA Championships
Both of Michigan Tech’s men’s and women’s teams finished third in the classic relays at the Central Collegiate Ski Association Championships Sunday (Feb. 3).

February 2, 2013
Bechtiger Third, Daniels Fourth in Sprints
Raphael Bechtiger finished third and Sarah Daniels was fourth in the freestyle sprints at the Central Collegiate Ski Association Championships Saturday (Feb. 2). Overall Tech had five men and three women qualify for the heats.

January 27, 2013
Duijndam Runner-Up Finish Highlights Ski Weekend
Lynn Duijndam highlighted a weekend of racing at Giants Ridge with a runner-up finish in the women’s 15.7-kilometer freestyle race at the St. Scholastica Invitational Sunday (Jan. 27).

January 20, 2013
Tour de Ski Ends with Classic Races
Matt Wong finished 10th in the 20-kilometer classic race to lead the Michigan Tech Nordic ski team at the Tour de Twin Cities Sunday (Jan. 20). He finished in a time of 50:10.

January 19, 2013
Duijndam and Bechtiger Highlight Tour de Twin Cities Races
The Michigan Tech Nordic ski teams opened the Tour de Twin Cities on a high note with 11 skiers finishing in the top-25 in the collegiate freestyle races.

January 8, 2013
Ski Team Completes Competition at US Nationals
The Michigan Tech Nordic ski team wrapped up the US National Championships on a high note Tuesday (Jan. 8) with two skiers qualifying for the heats of the freestyle sprints.

January 6, 2013
Skiers Compete in Classic Races at US Nationals
Success continued for the Michigan Tech Nordic ski team in various classic races at the US National Championships Sunday (Jan. 6).

January 4, 2013
Duijndam 36th at US Nationals
Lynn Duijndam led the Michigan Tech Nordic ski team finishing 36th in the women’s 10-kilometer freestyle race at the US National Championships Friday (Jan. 4).

January 2, 2013
Ski Team Opens Competition at US Nationals
The Michigan Tech Nordic ski team opened the 2013 US National Nordic Skiing Championships with the classic sprint races Wednesday (Jan. 2).

December 16, 2012
Skiers Battle Wet Conditions in Duluth
The Michigan Tech Nordic ski teams battled tough rainy conditions Saturday at the St. Scholastica Christmas Classic Saturday (Dec. 15).

December 7, 2012
Strong Squad Returns for Ski Team in 2012-13
The Michigan Tech Nordic ski team enters the 2012-13 with high expectations as it returns many student-athletes, both men and women, and competes for Central Collegiate Ski Association and NCAA Regional Titles.

December 2, 2012
Skiers Close Weekend With Freestyle Races
The Michigan Tech ski team closed out the Michigan Tech Opener on a high note with five men and two women finishing in the top-10.

December 1, 2012
Skiers Stride to Strong First Day at Michigan Tech Opener
The Michigan Tech ski team had five top-10 performances during day one of the Michigan Tech Opener Saturday (Dec. 1).

November 27, 2012
Ski Team Kicks Off Season in Montana
The Michigan Tech Nordic ski team kicked off the 2012-13 season at the West Yellowstone Super Tour.

June 20, 2012
Five Student-Athletes Sign With Michigan Tech
Michigan Tech head coach Joe Haggenmiller has announced that five student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to join the cross country, Nordic skiing and track and field teams.