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Nichols, Mucha Lead Phoenix Skiers at St. Scholastica Invite

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Release: January 28, 2013
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Sophomore Matt Nichols placed fourth in the 20.5K freestyle on Sunday.

By: Ryan Hartwig (@RyanHartwig)
GreenBayPhoenix.com

BIWABIK, Minn. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - The Green Bay men's and women's Nordic skiing teams competed at the St. Scholastica Invitational at Giants Ridge over the weekend, with both teams finishing fourth in Saturday's classic and Sunday's freestyle races.

Sophomore Matt Nichols (Wausau, Wis.) paced the Phoenix on both days, turning in an impressive fourth-place finish (53:45.7) in the 20.5-kilometer freestyle event on Sunday after finishing 18th (36:32.8) in Saturday's 11.6K classic race. Junior Eddie Gurney (Brookfield, Wis.) was the runner-up for Green Bay in both events, placing 11th in the freestyle (56:20.8) and 22nd in the classic (37:05.0).

Sophomore Kailey Mucha (Soldotna, Alaska) led the Phoenix women with a pair of top-10 finishes, taking eighth in the 15.7K freestyle (50:43.7) on Sunday and placing ninth in the 5.8K classic (20:15.2) on Saturday. Sophomore Hanne Guthrie (Chanhassen, Minn.) also turned in a pair of strong finishes, rounding out the top-10 in the freestyle (51:12.2) after placing 14th in the classic (20:42.4) on Saturday.

For complete results from the St. Scholastica Invitational, click here.

Green Bay is next in action on Feb. 2-3 at the CCSA Championships, hosted by Northern Michigan in Marquette, Mich.

Team Scores

Men's 11.6K Classic (Saturday)
1 - Northern Michigan 74
2 - St. Scholastica 71
3 - Michigan Tech 62
4 - Green Bay 44
5 - Gustavus Adolphus 40
6 - St. Olaf 37
7 - St. John's University

Women's 5.8K Classic (Saturday)
1 - Northern Michigan 76
2 - St. Scholastica 61
3 - Michigan Tech 53
4 - Green Bay 49
5 - St. Olaf 49
6 - Gustavus Adolphus 45
7 - St. Cloud State 23
8 - College of St. Benedict 16

Men's 20.5K Freestyle (Sunday)
1 - Northern Michigan 75
2 - St. Scholastica 69
3 - Michigan Tech 53
4 - Green Bay 53
5 - Gustavus Adolphus 48
6 - St. Olaf 35
7 - St. John's University 24

Women's 15.7K Freestyle (Sunday)
1 - Northern Michigan 74
2 - Michigan Tech 65
3 - St. Scholastica 57
4 - Green Bay 52
5 - Gustavus Adolphus 47
6 - St. Olaf 36
7 - St. Cloud State 25
8 - College of St. Benedict 16

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Saturday , November 01
Women's Basketball 
vs. Michigan Tech (Exhibition)
1:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Thursday , November 06
Women's Basketball 
vs. UW-Oshkosh (Exhibition)
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Saturday , November 15
Women's Basketball 
at Marquette
1:00 PM
Milwaukee, Wis.
 
Monday , November 17
Women's Basketball 
at Vanderbilt
7:00 PM
Nashville, Tenn.
 
Wednesday, November 19
Women's Basketball 
at Purdue
4:30 PM
West Lafayette, Ind.
 
Saturday , November 22
Women's Basketball 
vs. Duquesne
1:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Friday , November 28
Women's Basketball 
at Georgia Tech
11:00 AM
Naples, Fla.
 
Saturday , November 29
Women's Basketball 
at Arizona State or Villanova
TBA
Naples, Fla.
 
Sunday , November 30
Women's Basketball 
at TBD
TBA
Naples, Fla.
 
Saturday , December 06
Women's Basketball 
vs. Western Michigan
1:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Wednesday, December 10
Women's Basketball 
at South Dakota State
7:00 PM
Brookings, S.D.
 
Saturday , December 13
Women's Basketball 
vs. Wisconsin
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Saturday , December 20
Women's Basketball 
vs. Vermont
1:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis.
 
Sunday , December 28
Women's Basketball 
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Dayton, Ohio
 
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Women's Basketball 
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