Ocariz Skis to All-American Team at the National Championships

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
         
Release: March 13, 2010
Send this article to a friend Print RSS
Article Image

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. - The NCAA Skiing Championship wrapped up today on Howelsen Hill in Steamboat Springs, Colo. where Green Bay senior Santi Ocariz (Spooner, Wis.) finished his college nordic skiing career as an All-American and Carolyn Freeman (Ely, Minn.) turned her best performance at the National competition.

Ocariz rounded out the top ten in today's 20K Freestyle race finishing in a time of 49:44.3 turning in the best performance by a male skier in Phoenix history. For his efforts Ocariz earned Second Team All-American honors, the first Green Bay skier to do so.

Freeman was very pleased with her 17th place finish in the women's 15K Freestyle completing the course in 43:59.1 compared to last year's 34th place finish. Freeman's finish was the second best in the history of Green Bay women's nordic skiing.

As if skiing 20 and 30K races throughout three days wasn't enough, both Ocariz and Freeman will be participating in a 90K race Sunday in altitudes that reach up to 9,000 feet.

---www.GreenBayPhoenix.com---

INSIDE NORDIC SKIING
SCHEDULE
Schedule Sponsor
Sunday , January 04
Nordic Skiing 
at U.S. Nationals
TBA
Houghton, MI
 
Saturday , January 17
Nordic Skiing 
at Telemark Super Tour JOQ/NCAAQ
TBA
Hayward, WI
 
Saturday , January 24
Nordic Skiing 
at St. Paul Battle Creek Super Tour JOQ/NCAAQ
TBA
St. Paul, MN
 
Saturday , February 07
Nordic Skiing 
at CCSA Championships Sprint and Relay
TBA
Duluth, MN
 
Friday , February 13
Nordic Skiing 
at CCSA Distance Championships Super Tour at JOQ at Wirth Park
TBA
Minneapolis, MN
 
Saturday , February 28
Nordic Skiing 
at NCAA Central Regional Championships
TBA
Al Quaal, Northern Michigan
 
Wednesday, March 11
Nordic Skiing 
at NCAA Skiing Championships
TBA
Lake Placid, NY, St. Lawrence
 
ON-DEMAND VIDEO
LAUNCH PLAYER ▸
STAY CONNECTED

EMAIL
SIGN UP

FOLLOW ON
FACEBOOK

Cellcom
Fleet Farm
Menominee
Packers Shop
Prevea
S&L Motors
Ticket Star
WMMB
Gallagher's Pizza
Buffalo Wild Wings
United Press
Weidner Center
WNFL
Fox Communities Credit Union
Country Inn Suites
Diamonds & Golds
Renards Cheese