Article Image
Photos courtesy of Todd Bauer/tmbimages.com
Courtesy: -

Nordic Ski Wraps Up Conference Season at CCSA Championships

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
         
Release: February 09, 2014
Send this article to a friend Print RSS

By Rachel Buck (@GBRachel)

MARQUETTE, Mich. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) – The Green Bay Nordic skiing team wrapped up its Central Collegiate Ski Association (CCSA) season as it competed at the conference championships over the weekend, hosted by Northern Michigan University at the Al-Quaal course.

The women’s team finished fifth out of eight teams with 65 points, led by two top-10 finishes from junior Kailey Mucha (Soldotna, Alaska). The men’s squad placed seventh out of seven teams with 49 points. Host Northern Michigan took home the team title on both sides.

In Saturday’s 5k classic race for the women, Kailey Mucha led the way for the Phoenix placing 10th with a time of 12:37.8. She followed that performance with a sixth-place finish in Sunday’s 15k freestyle, crossing the finish line in 37:06.3.

Other finishers for the women in Saturday’s 5k classic included freshman Bree Mucha (25th, 13:08.0), junior Hanne Guthrie (30th, 13:29.2), freshman Kayla Billett (33rd, 13:52.4), freshman Cassie Thobe (34th, 14:07.0), sophomore Mary Kozloski (43rd, 15:43.8) and junior Krista White (44th, 15:46.2).

On Sunday, finishing behind Kailey Mucha in sixth was Bree Mucha in 13th (38:12.7), Guthrie in 23rd (39:58.9), Thobe in 33rd (44:23.0), Kozloski in 34th (44:48.6) and White in 43rd (48:42.6).

For the men, junior Matt Nichols (Wausau, Wis.) set the pace on each day with an 18th place finish in the 10k classic on Saturday (22:18.4) and 10th place finish in Sunday’s 20k freestyle (41:41.8).

Final results for the men’s 10k classic included freshman Kyle Marshall in 29th (22:51.5), junior Chris Nichols in 35th (23:50.8), freshman Jake Bauer in 39th (24:34.4), sophomore Ben Lindberg in 40th (25:01.5), sophomore Phil Anshutz in 41st (25:19.1), senior Paul Choudoir in 42nd (26:17.4) and freshman Chaz Perry in 43rd (27:06.4).

In Sunday’s 20k freestyle placing behind Matt Nichols were Marshall (28th, 44:00.2), senior Eddie Gurney (37th, 46:05.9), Bauer (38th, 46:41.8), Chris Nichols (39th, 46:48.7), Lindberg (40th, 47:02.6), Anshutz (41st, 47:29.1), Choudoir (43rd, 50:06.9) and Perry (44th, 53:57.0).

Green Bay will compete next weekend at the NCAA Central Region Skiing Championships, hosted by Michigan Tech.

MEN’S RESULTS
10k Classic
18. Matt Nichols – 22:18.4
29. Kyle Marshall – 22:51.5
35. Chris Nichols – 23:50.8
39. Jake Bauer – 24:34.4
40. Ben Lindberg – 25:01.5
41. Phil Anschutz – 25:19.1
42. Paul Choudoir – 26:17.4
43. Chaz Perry – 27:06.4

20k Freestyle
10. Matt Nichols – 41:41.8
28. Kyle Marshall – 44:00.2
37. Eddie Gurney – 46:05.9
38. Jake Bauer – 46:41.8
39. Chris Nichols – 46:48.7
40. Ben Lindberg – 47:02.6
41. Phil Anschutz – 47:29.1
43. Paul Choudoir – 50:06.9
44. Chaz Perry – 53:57.0

WOMEN’S RESULTS
5k Classic
10. Kailey Mucha – 12:37.8
25. Bree Mucha – 13:08.0
30. Hanne Guthrie – 13:29.2
33. Kayla Billett – 13:52.4
34. Cassie Thobe – 14:07.0
43. Mary Kozloski – 15:43.8
44. Krista White – 15:46.2

15k Freestyle
6. Kailey Mucha – 37:06.3
13. Bree Mucha – 38:12.7
23. Hanne Guthrie – 39:58.9
33. Cassie Thobe – 44:23.0
34. Mary Kozloski – 44:48.6
43. Krista White – 48:42.6
DNF – Kayla Billett

#

For the latest and most up-to-date information on Green Bay Athletics, please visit GreenBayPhoenix.com.

Follow us on Twitter: @GBPhoenix and @GBPhoenixSki

---GreenBayPhoenix.com---

INSIDE MEN'S TENNIS
SCHEDULE
Schedule Sponsor
Friday , January 23
Men's Tennis 
at Illinois
9:00 AM
Champaign, Ill. (Illinois)
 
Men's Tennis 
at Ball State
3:00 PM
Champaign, Ill. (Illinois)
 
Friday , January 30
Men's Tennis 
at Minnesota
11:00 AM
Minneapolis, Minn.
 
Sunday , February 01
Men's Tennis 
vs. UW-Whitewater
9:00 AM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Men's Tennis 
vs. Cardinal Stritch
12:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Friday , February 06
Men's Tennis 
at Western Michigan
7:00 PM
Kalamazoo, Mich.
 
Saturday , February 07
Men's Tennis 
at IPFW
10:00 AM
Kalamazoo, Mich. (Western Michigan)
 
Sunday , February 08
Men's Tennis 
at Detroit
TBA
Detroit, Mich.
 
Friday , February 13
Men's Tennis 
vs. Toldeo
6:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Sunday , February 15
Men's Tennis 
vs. DePaul
TBA
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Sunday , February 22
Men's Tennis 
at Marquette
12:00 PM
Milwaukee, Wis.
 
Saturday , February 28
Men's Tennis 
at IUPUI
TBA
Louisville, Ky.
 
Men's Tennis 
at Louisville
TBA
Louisville, Ky.
 
Sunday , March 01
Men's Tennis 
at Butler
TBA
Indianapolis, Ind.
 
Saturday , March 07
Men's Tennis 
at Wisconsin
11:00 AM
Madison, Wis.
 
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
Fox Communities Credit Union
Country Inn Suites
Diamonds & Golds
Renards Cheese
Weidner Center
WNFL
Yellow Pages
TWC Sports