AU Press Releases

AU ski teams open at Labrador

CORTLAND, NY — The Alfred University men’s and women’s Alpine ski teams opened the 2011 season at Labrador Mountain. Each AU team finished sixth.

The men’s team was eighth in Saturday’s giant slalom and fifth in Sunday’s slalom. The Saxons’ top skiers were freshman Mike Stasko (Batavia, NY/National Sports Academy), fifth in the GS, and junior Steve Barton (Dansville, NY/Dansville), ninth in the slalom.

The AU women’s team finished fourth in the giant slalom and sixth in the slalom. Freshman Rebecca Spitz (Sterling, VA/Potomac Falls) was 12th in the giant slalom and sophomore Claire Dvorak (Tully, NY/Tully) was 16th in the slalom to lead the Saxon women’s team.

AU is in action next on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 22 and 23, at Greek Peak.